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Even mMore on the Massospondylus embryos
Apparently there are other eggs with embryos:
"Gideon knows exactly where the fossils are and has already excavated
nests of dinosaur eggs with clearly visible fossilised [sic] embryos
inside. He found the first nest in 1988 in Golden Gate Highlands
National Park, 10 years after Prof James Kitching discovered the very
first and oldest dinosaur eggs in South Africa - also in the Park. That
was a nest of six eggs with perfect fossil embryos inside. These eggs
are housed at the BPI Institute for Palaenotology at WITS University,
but Gideon has one egg on loan for educational purposes. So far five
nests and 18 dinosaur eggs have been discovered"
More at: http://africanexplorer.co.za/fsfossils/fossils.htm
Kenneth Carpenter, Ph.D.
Curator of Lower Vertebrate Paleontology
and Chief Preparator
Department of Earth Sciences
Denver Museum of Nature & Science
2001 Colorado Blvd.
Denver, CO 80205 USA
ph: 303-370-6392/ or 6403
for PDFs of my reprints, info about the Cedar Mtn. Project, etc. see:
for fun, see also: