TITLE

Asia

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Dinosaur Atlas;2005, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter of the book "Dinosaur Atlas: An Amazing Journey Through a Lost World" that reports on dinosaur fossil sites in Asia is presented. This continent produced evidence of dinosaurs from the Late Triassic era through the end of the Cretaceous period. It notes that the discovery of small feathered carnivores such as Caudipteryx have shown the relation between the dinosaurs and the birds. Featured dinosaurs include Lufengosaurus, Psittacosaurus and Sinornithosaurus.
ACCESSION #
43901402

 

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