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Title    Researchers Uncover Massive Pachyrhinosaur Skull.
Date    Sunday February 23 2014, @02:00PM
Author    Dopefish
Topic   
from the where-the-heck-are-the-badlands dept.
https://soylentnews.org/article.pl?sid=14/02/23/0458221

Gaaark writes:

"Paleontologists from the University of Calgary have discovered a massive, 70 million-year-old skull of a horned dinosaur: a pachyrhinosaur, to be exact. It is described as a 'rare find': the last discovery of this type in the same region dates back to more than 50 years ago when only a partial skull was collected.

Found in the Alberta Badlands in Canada, its two meter long head had large bony bumps, short curved horns and a large frill at its neck. In her statement, researcher Darla Zelenitsky said, "the skull of this animal has an enormous bony structure over the snout that would have made for a very strange looking individual.

The University of Calgary statement with more details and related links can be found here."

Links

  1. "here" - http://ucalgary.ca/utoday/issue/2014-02-21/researchers-uncover-massive-pachyrhinosaur-skull

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