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New Hungarosaurus skeleton and other international news stories



From: Ben Creisler
bcreisler@gmail.com

New well preserved  specimen of Hungarosaurus found in Hungary as well
as a new yet-to-be-named rhabdodont ornithopod about 1.8 meters long:

In German:

http://www.wienerzeitung.at/themen_channel/wzwissen/natur/479113_Dinosaurier-Fund-am-Plattensee.html

In Hungarian (I needed Google translate):

Photos of Hungarosaurus skeleton begin excavated in the field:

http://www.origo.hu/tudomany/20120803-hungarosaurus-es-az-uj-dinoszaurusz-ragadozok-falatoztak-a-magyar-dinokbol.html


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with an artist's speculative reconstruction of the ornithopod:


http://www.blikk.hu/blikk_aktualis/uj-magyar-dinot-talaltak-2099757
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http://index.hu/tudomany/tortenelem/2012/07/31/ismeretlen_dinoszauruszfajt_talaltak/
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Dig was sponsored in part by Steven Spielberg and the Jurassic Foundation:
http://mno.hu/riport/spielberggel-a-magyar-dinoszauruszok-nyomaban-1096448:


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A bit more about the phytosaur found in Greenland. Phytosaur skeleton
is from 30 to 40 percent complete. The turtle fossil is not as
complete apparently.
News articles are in Portuguese with photos:

http://www.abola.pt/mundos/ver.aspx?id=346496


http://sicnoticias.sapo.pt/vida/2012/08/09/paleontologo-portugues-descobre-achados-de-dinossauro-na-gronelandia


http://expresso.sapo.pt/portugues-descobre-crocodilo-com-dentes-de-dinossauro=f745761


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New theropod tracks found in Bolivia, including metatarsal impression
(in  one of the photos).
In Spanish with click-through photos:


http://www.la-razon.com/ciudades/Encuentran-nuevas-pisadas-dinosaurio-Toro_0_1664233615.html