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New ankylosaur and nodosaur announced



Jim Kirkland's announcement through the Cleveland MNH appeared
on a couple of sites today:

http://dailynews.yahoo.com/headlines/ap/science/story.html?s=v/ap/19990426/sc/
dinosaur_find_1.html
"New Dinosaur Species Identified," by Thomas J. Sheeran, Associated 
Press Writer 
> CLEVELAND (AP) - Bones found over the past two years have led 
> to the identification of two new species of heavily armored dinosaurs 
> larger than elephants, a researcher said Monday. <SNIP>

There is slightly more/different information in the press release at
http://biz.yahoo.com/prnews/990426/oh_cleve_n_1.html

> SOURCE: The Cleveland Museum of Natural History
> Two New Species of North America's Largest Armored Dinosaurs 
> Found in Rich New Dinosaur Quarry
> CLEVELAND, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Two new species of what may 
> be the largest armored dinosaurs ever found were announced today at 
> the Cleveland Museum of Natural History. Remains of the giant 
> ankylosaurs, each larger than a bull African elephant have recently been 
> uncovered during explorations of a huge Utah fossil-bed. The discoveries 
> include an ankylosaur, or club-tailed armored dinosaur up to 30 feet long, 
> a clubless armored dinosaur or nodosaur over 5 feet long -- at least as 
> large as any nodosaur previously known. <SNIP>

Mary 
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