TITLE

Ghost Ranch

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Dinosaur Atlas;2005, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter of the book "Dinosaur Atlas: An Amazing Journey Through a Lost World" which offers information on the Ghost Ranch is presented. Ghost Ranch is a fossil quarry located in the Chama River Valley, New Mexico where hundreds of Coelophysis skeletons have been excavated. Coelophysis is a small dinosaur that lived in the Late Triassic period. In 1947, Edwin Colbert, an American palaeontologist, discovered more than 500 Coelophysis skeletons at the Ghost Ranch quarry.
ACCESSION #
43901383

 

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