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Re: New Iguanodontid
On Wed, 16 Aug 2000, Mickey Mortimer wrote:
> I have an entry for a hadrosaurid named Nanyoungosaurus from the
> Late Cretaceous of China, which is in all probability the same
> specimen. Anyone have more information related to when and where this
> name first appeared?
Someone reported it to me a while as a museum label(?) for a hadrosaurid.
I had it on my site briefly, but took it down when it seemed that the name
had never been published.
I wouldn't be at all surprised if this were the same thing as
_Nanyangosaurus_, given the 'Chaoyoungosaurus' --> _Chaoyangsaurus_ name
change. Does this reflect a newer form of romanization? (And why not
Nanyangsaurus [or Chayangosaurus]?)
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