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Re: Talos sampsoni, new North American Late Cretaceous troodontid

Please cease and desist talking about this dinosaur!... the embargo
was accidentally broken by the Salt Lake Tribune today.
The actual embargo lifts Monday at 5 pm EST.
Thanks to all.
-Lindsay Zanno

On Sun, Sep 18, 2011 at 12:45 AM, bh480@scn.org <bh480@scn.org> wrote:
> From: Ben Creisler
> bh480@scn.org
> There are news stories and some information about this new dinosaur out on
> the web, but I don't see the article posted in PLoS ONE yet despite what
> the news story says.
> http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/52602105-78/monument-dinosaur-saturday-kan
> ab.html.csp
> Here's a caption from the article:
> Talos sampsoni is a member of a rare group of feathered, bird-like theropod
> dinosaurs whose evolution in North America has been a longstanding source
> of scientific debate, largely for lack of decent fossil material. Talos
> represents the first definitive troodontid to be named from the Late
> Cretaceous of North America in over 75 years.
> The only ref I can find for now is at:
> http://zoobank.org/?lsid=urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:8D47F6C5-DF9C-4886-8091-44
> 35EBD88CF2
> Zanno, Lindsay E., David J. Varricchio, Patrick M. O’Connor, Alan L. Titus
> & Michael J. Knell. In Press. A new troodontid theropod, Talos sampsoni
> gen. et sp. nov., from the Upper Cretaceous Western Interior Basin of North
> America . Public Library of Science.
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Lindsay E. Zanno, PhD
Department of Geology
The Field Museum
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