Dino Discovery!

March 2006
Scholastic News -- Edition 4;3/6/2006, Vol. 68 Issue 18, p3
The article reports that a team of scientists in China has announced a major fossil find. The fossils are from a species of tyrannosaur that lived about 160 million years ago, or about 100 million years before Tyrannosaurus rex. It was named for the crown-like structure on the top of its head, called a crest, and for the colorful desert lands of the Junggar Basin in China.


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