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Re: Jurassic coelurosaur found in Portugal; Metoposaurus burrowed



From: Ben Creisler
bcreisler@gmail.com

A couple of follow ups on the two news stories from yesterday.

An English-language version of the news story about the coelurosaur
found in Portugal:

http://theportugalnews.com/news/most-complete-150m-year-old-dinosaur-skeleton-found-near-lisbon/29265

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The Metoposaurus paper is available in open access in the new JVP:


http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/02724634.2013.765886#.Uid_Xsa1EYE


On Tue, Sep 3, 2013 at 10:11 AM, Ben Creisler <bcreisler@gmail.com> wrote:
> 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.
>
>
>
> ===
>
> 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