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Re: Hadrosaur remains arrive at Drumheller; Triassic protodinosaur and protomammal found in Argentina



From: Ben Creisler
bcreisler@gmail.com


Here is another new story about the protodinosaur and protomammal
found in Argentina. It has a photo gallery with better images than the
links I posted yesterday and a few more details .In Spanish:

http://www.tiempodesanjuan.com/notas/2013/10/10/hallan-ischigualasto-fosiles-antiguos-mundo-41173.asp

On Sun, Oct 13, 2013 at 11:25 PM, Ben Creisler <bcreisler@gmail.com> wrote:
> From: Ben Creisler
> bcreisler@gmail.com
>
>
> A couple of recent news stories of interest:
>
>
>
> News story with video about arrival in Drumheller of the nearly
> complete remains of a hadrosaur found in Spirit River in northern
> Alberta when its tail was exposed by a backhoe earlier this month.
> (There was early confusion in some news sources that reported a
> supposed size of 100 ft--it's about 30 ft long.) Most of the skeleton
> appears to have been recovered, including the skull.
>
> http://edmonton.ctvnews.ca/duck-billed-fossils-arrive-in-drumheller-1.1495244
>
> ===
>
> Triassic protodinosaur and protomammal found in San Juan, Argentina (in 
> Spanish)
>
>
> http://www.diariopopular.com.ar/notas/171662-san-juan-hallan-restos-animales-anteriores-los-dinosaurios-
>
> http://www.telam.com.ar/notas/201310/36131-hallan-fosiles-de-mas-de-230-millones-de-anos.html
>
>
> photo of one specimen (blurry unfortunately)
>
> http://www.diariolaprovinciasj.com/sociedad/2013/10/10/hallaron-protodinosaurio-millones-anos-convierte-especie-antigua-juan-4698.html