TITLE

Antarctica

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Dinosaur Atlas;2005, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter of the book "Dinosaur Atlas: An Amazing Journey Through a Lost World" which reports on dinosaur evidences found in Antarctica is presented. According to the author, during the existence of dinosaurs, Antarctica was a warm, ice-free place. In the 1990s, evidences of Cryolophosaurus, an Early Jurassic carnivorous dinosaur and Triassic reptiles like Lystrosaurus were found in Antarctica. Mount Kirkpatrick, the highest peak in the Queen Alexandra mountain range, is the major source of fossils in Antarctica.
ACCESSION #
43901411

 

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