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Idaho Dinosaurs: They Dug Their Own Graves Geologists of Jackson Hole Lecture by L.J. Krumenacker Krumenacker, L.J., 2017. Osteology, phylogeny, taphonomy, and ontogenetic histology of Oryctodromeus cubicularis, from the Middle Cretaceous (Albian-Cenomanian) of Montana and Idaho (Doctoral dissertation, Montana State University-Bozeman, College of Letters & Science). Krumenacker, L.J., Varricchio, D.J., Wilson, J.P., Martin, A. and Ferguson, A., 2019. Taphonomy of and new burrows from Oryctodromeus cubicularis, a burrowing ne
Not something new but came across this unusual dinosaur that I thought would be of interest to some of our members. Definitely not what most people think of dinosaur behavior and that includes me. Described in 2007. Oryctodromeus cubiularis is a small Cretaceous dinosaur often known as "the burrowing dinosaur." Adult found with 2 juveniles in a burrow; other specimens have been found since in burrows Fossils are known from the middle Cretaceous Blackleaf Formation of southwestern Montana and the Wayan Formation of southeastern Idaho, USA, both of the Cenomanian, roughly 95 mi