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[dinosaur] Dinosaur colors + "Teihivenator" issues + pterosaur soft tissue taphonomy + more





Ben Creisler
bcreisler@gmail.com


Some recent items:
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What Colors Were Dinosaurs?
PBS Eons 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vtpi7yUHNyg

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With "Teihivenator" now identified as  a chimera (ornithomimosaur + tyrannosauroid material), parts of the original diagnosis were apparently lifted without credit from Mickey Mortimer's Theropod Database. 


http://theropoddatabase.blogspot.com/2017/07/theropod-database-pilfered-again.html

However, contrary to the blog, the name was later registered with the  Zoobank, so it's a "nomen dubium"

http://zoobank.org/NomenclaturalActs/1AAC102C-5FAF-486D-9D2B-6675866859AC

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Soft tissues and pterosaur taphonomy, but not as you might expect

https://archosaurmusings.wordpress.com/2017/07/24/soft-tissues-and-pterosaur-taphonomy-but-not-as-you-might-expect/

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Bruce Erickson, the man who brought a dinosaur [Triceratops] to the Science Museum of Minnesota (with video)

http://www.kare11.com/news/local/land-of-10000-stories/the-man-who-brought-dinosaurs-to-mn-to-retire-at-86/458942609

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Virginia podiatrist finds 70-million-year-old Daspletosaurus fossil in Montana


http://www.news-press.com/story/news/2017/07/23/fort-myers-podiatrist-finds-dinosaur-bone/478959001/


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Juvenile titanosaur femur from Argentina (in Spanish)

http://www.elperiodicoderincon.com.ar/ver_noticia.php?id=20170721080601

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Giant Russian Pliosaur (in Russian)

https://elementy.ru/kartinka_dnya/365/Gigantskiy_russkiy_pliozavr


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Palaeontological Association Newsletter 95

Dinosaurs of China: Ground Shakers to Feathered Flyers in Nottingham, England pg. 63

http://www.palass.org/sites/default/files/media/publications/newsletters/number_95/number_95.pdf