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Jurassic coelurosaur found in Portugal; Metoposaurus burrowed



From: Ben Creisler
bcreisler@gmail.com

A couple of recent news stories:

Late Jurassic coelurosaur skeleton found in Portugal

In Portuguese:

with photo of fossil, which is not complete but is best preserved
small coelurosaur found to date in Portugal

http://www.publico.pt/ciencia/noticia/descoberto-novo-dinossauro-carnivoro-na-lourinha-1604771

Text also mentions discovery of sauropod, ornithopod and pterosaur
tracks, with a sauropod track 120 cm across, and a mammal jaw.



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Temnospondyl Metoposaurus juveniles burrowed in dry season

The JVP article is not yet available on the website but a press release is out:

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/09/130902162705.htm