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Plant-eating Dinosaurs Consumed Crustaceans - Cretaceous, Utah

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The open access paper is:


Chin, Karen, Rodney M. Feldmann and Jessica N. Tashman,

2017, Consumption of crustaceans by megaherbivorous

dinosaurs: dietary flexibility and dinosaur life history strategies

Scientific Reports 7, Article number: 11163(2017)






Paul H.

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I caught the tail end of this on 'Science Friday' yesterday and wished I could've heard the whole segment.

I knew somebody would post it here!:) Thanks @Oxytropidoceras

Interesting study!

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