The results helped the team determine the skull’s sinus and cranial structure.
It should be made clear that the skeletons of these avian progenitors were still typically dinosaur-like.
‘As a big-gutted ankylosaur, you have lots of big digestive chambers that fill up with the rotting gasses’
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But what if it’s wrong? What if the established dinosaur family tree is, well, a dinosaur?
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The researchers said the Khesen Formation should provide scientists with additional information for years to come.
Sinosauropteryx prima was also countershaded, meaning that its body was darker on top and lighter underneath.
It may have been a cute plant-eater, but it certainly had big teeth.