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Re: Hadrosaur fossils found in Chile at tip of South America (news story)

From: Ben Creisler

English-language versions of the news story:



On Sat, Nov 23, 2013 at 10:06 AM, Ben Creisler <bcreisler@gmail.com> wrote:
> From: Ben  Creisler
> bcreisler@gmail.com
> A number of news stories in Spanish about the discovery of fossils of
> two kinds of ornithopods,  a possible hadrosaur and a basal
> iguanodont, in the Late Cretaceous rocks of southern Chile in
> Provincia de Última Esperanza, at the tip of South America. The
> stories indicate there is a dinosaur bonebed. The discovery of
> Nothofagus leaves (the earliest known in South America) links the
> flora to Antarctica, where Nothofagus is known from earlier in the
> Cretaceous.
> http://www.inach.cl/2013/encuentran-registros-fosiles-de-los-dinosaurios-mas-australes-de-sudamerica/
> http://www.latercera.com/noticia/tendencias/2013/11/659-552979-9-cientificos-descubren-yacimiento-de-fosiles-de-dinosaurios-mas-grande-de-chile.shtml
> http://www.20minutos.es/noticia/1985768/0/descubren-fosiles/dinosaurios-australes/chile-america/
> http://diario.latercera.com/2013/11/23/01/contenido/tendencias/26-151438-9-los-dinosaurios-mas-australes-habitaron-en-la-patagonia-chilena.shtml