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Blasisaurus canudoi, new Spanish hadrosaur

From: Ben Creisler

This name appeared as a nomen nudum a few weeks ago--now 
it's official. In case this new paper has not been 
mentioned yet:

Penelope Cruzado-Caballero, Xabier Pereda-Suberbiola, and 
J. Ignacio Ruiz-Omeñaca, 2010.
Blasisaurus canudoi gen. et sp. nov., a new lambeosaurine 
dinosaur (Hadrosauridae) from the Latest Cretaceous of 
Arén (Huesca, Spain).
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 47(12): 1507?1517 
(2010)  |  doi:10.1139/E10-081  |  

Blasisaurus canudoi gen. et sp. nov. is described on the 
basis of disarticulated skull and lower jaw remains found 
in the Blasi 1 locality of Arén (Huesca, south-central 
Pyrenees of Spain), located in the upper part of the Arén 
Formation, late Maastrichtian in age. This new 
lambeosaurine hadrosaurid is characterized by a jugal 
combining a hook-like dorsal edge of the posterior 
process and a narrow, D-shaped infratemporal fenestra. 
Blasisaurus differs from Arenysaurus from the Blasi 3 
site of Arén mainly by the absence of secondary ridges in 
the dentary teeth, and from Koutalisaurus (probably a 
junior synonym of Pararhabdodon) from the Isona region of 
Lleida by the anteriormost portion of the dentary that is 
modestly deflected ventrally. A phylogenetic analysis 
places Blasisaurus as closely related to Arenysaurus in a 
clade of basal lambeosaurines more derived than 
Tsintaosaurus and Jaxartosaurus; this clade forms part of 
a polytomy with Amurosaurus and with more derived 
lambeosaurines. Palaeobiogeographically, the presence of 
Blasisaurus and other hadrosaurids in the Maastrichtian 
European archipelago suggests one or, more probably, a 
series of dispersal events from Asia across intermittent 
land bridges during the second half of the Late