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Re: A few dino-dilemmas
Jordan Mallon wrote-
> 2. Are there any fossil birds known from the Nemegt? (i.e.
> with _Tarbosaurus_ and _Saurolophus_). If so, where might I be able to
> a reconstruction of one?
Hey, remember this post? ;-)
Anyway, only one bird has been found in the actual Nemegt Formation as far
as I know, although I'm not sure what formation Judinornis is known from
(somewhere in the Late Cretaceous of Mongolia).
Gurilynia Kurochkin 1999
G. nessovi Kurochkin 1999
Nemegt Formation, Mongolia
holotype- (PIN 4499-12) proximal humerus
reffered- (PIN 4499-13) distal humerus
(PIN 4499-14) proximal coracoid
reference- Kurochkin, E.N. 1999. A new large enantiornithid from the Upper
Cretaceous of Mongolia (Aves, Enantiornithes). Russian Academy of Sciences,
Proceedings of the Zoological Institute 277: 130-141. [In Russian w/