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Show us your duck-billed dinosaurs material.
Bobby Rico posted a topic in Member CollectionsHi all I really think the Hadrosaurs were very cool dinosaurs and not just as a food source for the T.rex. So in celebration of the great beasts please show us your Hadrosaurs material . Hadrosaurs are dinosaurs that are members of the family Hadrosauridae, and include ornithopods such as Edmontosaurus and Parasaurolophus. They were common herbivores in the Upper Cretaceous Period of what are now Asia, Europe and North America. Edmontosaurus annectens Metacarpal V found at the famous Hell Creek Formation... Late Cretaceous Period Montana. The missing one in photo tha
Montana State Museum of the Rockies - July 2021
AlexSciChannel posted a topic in A Trip to the MuseumSo over the past few days I was visiting Bozeman from Raleigh North Carolina as I was visiting the MSU campus because I've been accepted to start as a freshman in autumn 2021. And I hope you know what I am trying to major in. I mean you know what forum we're on I don't have to spell it out. Anyway, in that time I managed to spend all day visiting the Museum of the Rockies which is considered one of the Mecca halls for paleontology. Our crazy old boi Jack used to be Prof and curator there before... well you know. My home museum, the NC Museum of Natural Sciences are taxo
State Dinosaur Legislation Creates Controversy in Massachusetts
Oxytropidoceras posted a topic in Fossil NewsOur view: With fossils, look but don't take, The Salem News, July 23, 2021 After popularity of Massachusetts state dinosaur campaign, clarity sought on protecting fossils and artifacts, Mass Live, July 22, 2021 Dinosaur bill unearths new concern among archeologists about outdated fossil laws, MetroWest Daily News, July 23, 2021 Massachusetts State Dinosaur: Podokesaurus holyokensis wins fan vote, lawmaker files legislation to officially declare state dinosaur, Mass Live, February 4, 2021 Yours, Paul H.
Hematized Hadrosaurid Distal Caudal Vertebra
Ramon posted a fossil in DinosaursI found this specimen along with some other fossils during a fossil hunt. This vertebra is very peculiar and unique, due to its small size, and it’s composition. It is completely permineralized by hematite, making it feel much heavier than the average rock. It almost feels like a chunk of metal. Probably belongs to one of the endemic hadrosaur species of the Cerro del Pueblo Formation, such as Velafrons coahuilensis, or Latirhinus uitstlani.
How Hadrosaurs Orient their Arms
Troodon posted a topic in Questions & AnswersOld paper but new to me thought it might be interesting to those who have not seen it. How did hadrosaurs orient their hands? It's different than you might think based on many museum mounts https://t.co/RMzQO4eUk5?amp=1
Duck-Billed Dinosaurs Endured Long, Dark Polar Winters (Alaska)
Oxytropidoceras posted a topic in Fossil NewsDuck-Billed Dinosaurs Endured Long, Dark Polar Winters, ScienceDaily, April 11, 2012 http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/04/120411131915.htm http://scienceblog.com/53228/duck-billed-dinosaurs-endured-long-dark-polar-winters/ Duck-billed dinosaurs endured long, dark polar winters by Preston Moretz, April 10, 2012 http://news.temple.edu/news/2012-04-10/duck-billed-dinosaurs-endured-long-dark-polar-winters The paper is: Chinsamy, A., D. B. Thomas, A. R. Tumarkin- Deratzian, and A. R. Fiorillo, 2010, Hadrosaurs Were Perennial Polar Residents. The Anatomical Record: Advances in Int