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Re: Dinosaur fossils returned to Mongolia + dino skull found in Siberia + tracks found in China



Ben Creisler
bcreisler@gmail.com

Oops. Two typos. Make that "Gulin County, Luzhou Prefecture, in
Sichuan"...Guilin is a completely different place.

On Thu, Jul 10, 2014 at 8:06 PM, Ben Creisler <bcreisler@gmail.com> wrote:
> Ben Creisler
> bcreisler@gmail.com
>
>
> Some recent news stories:
>
>
> Story with photos about return of confiscated dinosaur fossils to
> Mongolia, following the recent signing of a legal agreement
>
> http://blogs.wsj.com/metropolis/2014/07/10/dinosaur-fossils-seized-in-new-york-returned-to-mongolia/
>
>
> ==
> Large dinosaur skull found at the Siberian psittacosaur dig site (in Russian)
>
> Russian news sources are carrying stories about the discovery of a
> large dinosaur skull at the same site in Kemerovo where two nearly
> complete skeletons of Psittacosaurus were found in back in June, as
> well as juveniles more recently. The identity of the new dinosaur and
> whether more of the skeleton is still in the ground remain to be
> determined. (in Russian)
>
> http://www.kuzbass85.ru/2014/07/10/cherep-eshhe-odnogo-bolshogo-dinozavra-nayden-v-kuzbasse/
>
> http://politsib.ru/news/72527
>
> http://www.interfax-russia.ru/Siberia/news.asp?id=518044&sec=1671
>
>
> **
> An English language news story with photos about the recent discovery
> of the juveniles at the same Siberian site:
>
> http://siberiantimes.com/science/others/news/siberian-scientists-checking-if-they-have-found-a-130-million-year-old-horned-dinosaur-nuclear-family/
>
> **
> A bit of historical background about two earlier Psittacosaurus
> skeletons (dubbed Romeo and Juliet) excavated in the same area in 2005
> (in English)
>
> http://english.pravda.ru/science/tech/23-09-2005/8948-dinosaur-0/
>
>
> ======
>
> New dinosaur tracks found in Sichuan Province, China, in Chinese with photos:
>
> Martin Lockley and team of Chinese and Korean researchers find new
> dinosaur tracks in Zhaojue County in Liangshan Prefecture, Sichuan
> Province.
>
> The smallest tracks from an ornithopod are only 2 cm long.
>
>
> http://www.uua.cn/show-10-2559-1.html
>
> **
>
> Trackway from theropod (Early Cretaceous) found in Guilin County,
> Luzhou Pretecture, in Sichuan also examined by Martin Lockley; said to
> extend 69 meters with 80 prints,
>
>
> http://www.uua.cn/show-10-2531-1.html
>
> **
> In another discovery, the Zigong Dinosaur Museum is examining Late
> Cretaceous iguanodont tracks found by villagers in Sichuan
>
> http://www.uua.cn/show-10-2572-1.html