Dinosaurs – Species Encycolpedia

Thu, 2020-10-01

There are probably more paleontologists out there than you’d expect. In my mind, it’s Dr. Grant, Dr. Satler, and whoever got off Isla Nubar before the storm hit, and everything went sideways. There’s not that many more of them in the actual...

Fri, 2020-09-25

Ankylosaurus magniventris was the prehistoric tank of the late Cretaceous period, some ...

Wed, 2020-09-23

The remarkably high abundance of the teeth of the giant dinosaur Spinosaurus aegyptiacus, compared to the dental remains of terrestrial dinosaurs and some aquatic...

Fri, 2020-09-18

A new genus and species of an early ornithopod dinosaur has been identified from two nearly complete skeletons found in China’s Liaoning Province.

Wed, 2020-09-16

A team of researchers affiliated with several institutions in China, one in Argentina and one in Belgium has identified the fossilized remains of two previously unknown dinosaurs in China. In their paper published in the journal Peerj, the group...

Tue, 2020-09-01

How do you weigh a long-extinct dinosaur? There are a couple of ways, as it turns out, neither of which involve actual weighing—but according to a new study, different approaches still yield strikingly similar results.

Sat, 2020-08-29

Scelidosaurus harrisonii, an armored dinosaur that lived around 193 million years ago (Early...

Fri, 2020-08-14

Experts have identified the fossil of a right ilium as that of an ankylosaurus, and named the new species Sinankylosaurus zhuchengensis, according to the Dinosaur Research Center of Zhucheng.

Thu, 2020-08-13

A new genus and species of theropod dinosaur from the Cretaceous period has been identified...

Thu, 2020-08-13

Updated evolutionary tree and biomechanical estimates of feathered dinosaurs and early birds show powered flight may have evolved in these animals at least three different times.