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PostSubject: Paleo Discoveries of 2018   Thu Jan 11, 2018 8:27 am

A new year for new discoveries.

Fossilized butterfly scales prove that moths and butterflies have been around for 200 million years.

A new 113 million year old small ornithopod found in Australia is named Diluvicursor pickeringi.

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PostSubject: Re: Paleo Discoveries of 2018   Fri Jan 12, 2018 6:07 pm

That one lizard that was eaten by that one Compsagnathus turned out to be a new species: Schoenesmahl dyspepsia. The name is Latin for 'beautiful meal that is difficult to digest'.


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PostSubject: Re: Paleo Discoveries of 2018   Mon Jan 15, 2018 6:15 pm

A new Late Jurassic dinosaur-161 million year old-dinosaur the size of a crow had iridescent feathers on its head, neck, and arms. Its name is Caihong, Mandarin for Rainbow.



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PostSubject: Re: Paleo Discoveries of 2018   Tue Jan 16, 2018 6:26 pm

2 newly described, 78.5 million year old horn cores from Southern Alberta help the understanding of ceratopian evolution.

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PostSubject: Re: Paleo Discoveries of 2018   Fri Jan 19, 2018 7:53 pm

We are learning more about Australia's polar dinosaurs via fossilized bone tissue.

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PostSubject: Re: Paleo Discoveries of 2018   Mon Jan 22, 2018 7:08 pm

This article explains why Stegosaurus and Ankylosaurus had tail weapons.

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PostSubject: Re: Paleo Discoveries of 2018   Tue Jan 23, 2018 8:32 am

A fossilized egg found broken was discovered in India. People thikn it might belong to the abelisaur, Rajasaurus.


A Late Jurassic plesiosaur has been found in Antarctica.


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PostSubject: Re: Paleo Discoveries of 2018   Fri Jan 26, 2018 9:48 am

HUGE NEWS!

The 11th Archaeopteryx fossil has been found in Germany and it's the oldest one yet.

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PostSubject: Re: Paleo Discoveries of 2018   Mon Jan 29, 2018 7:13 pm

New fairly small titanosaur named Mansourasaurus shahina, has been described. Lived in Egypt 80 MYA.

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PostSubject: Re: Paleo Discoveries of 2018   Tue Jan 30, 2018 6:58 pm

Early Jurassic footprints from one of the earliest super theropods described as Kayentapus ambrokholohali.

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PostSubject: Re: Paleo Discoveries of 2018   Wed Jan 31, 2018 11:33 pm

110 mya Mid-Cretaceous dinosaur footprints found near Washington DC.



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PostSubject: Re: Paleo Discoveries of 2018   Fri Feb 02, 2018 8:30 pm

HUGE NEWS!

A 99 million year old bird trapped in amber has been found in Myanmar aka: The country formally known as Burma.


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PostSubject: Re: Paleo Discoveries of 2018   Wed Feb 07, 2018 7:01 pm

New dinosaur species found in Las Vegas, Nevada.

It's 100 million years old.

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PostSubject: Re: Paleo Discoveries of 2018   Wed Mar 07, 2018 1:24 pm

A new fossil of a 127 million year old bay bird from Spain shows more progress in knowledge of the evolution of birds.

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PostSubject: Re: Paleo Discoveries of 2018   Wed Mar 14, 2018 8:39 am

A new study showed that Archaeopteryx could fly.

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PostSubject: Re: Paleo Discoveries of 2018   Wed Apr 04, 2018 1:23 pm

3 boys in Mississippi have found a 100,000 year old mastodon in their backyard.

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