Dinosaur News Update: 11 February 2019

New Spiky Dinosaur Discovered in Patagonia.

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/laelaps/new-spiky-dinosaur-discovered-in-patagonia/

Unique skull network complexity of Tyrannosaurus rex among land vertebrates.

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-37976-8

A new baby oviraptorid dinosaur (Dinosauria: Theropoda) from the Upper Cretaceous Nemegt Formation of Mongolia.

https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0210867

Detection of lost calamus challenges identity of isolated Archaeopteryx feather.

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-37343-7

A new long-spined dinosaur from Patagonia sheds light on sauropod defense system.

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-37943-3

Mongolian proto-thief dinosaur had egg-crushing jaws.

Long-necked dinosaurs rotated their forefeet to the side.

https://www.uni-bonn.de/news/015-2019

Could Evolution Ever Bring Back the Dinosaurs?

https://www.livescience.com/64586-could-evolution-bring-back-dinosaurs.html

Iguana-sized dinosaur cousin discovered in Antarctica.

https://phys.org/news/2019-01-iguana-sized-dinosaur-cousin-antarctica.html

Mesozoic marine reptiles from Spitsbergen and their ecosystems.

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1111/gto.12256https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1111/gto.12256

Plesiosaurs on the rocks: the terrestrial capabilities of four-flippered marine reptiles.

http://markwitton-com.blogspot.com/2019/01/plesiosaurs-on-rocks-terrestrial.html

New theropod (Tetanurae: Avetheropoda) material from the ‘mid’-Cretaceous Griman Greek Formation at Lightning Ridge, New South Wales, Australia

https://royalsocietypublishing.org/doi/full/10.1098/rsos.180826

The rise of feathered dinosaurs: Kulindadromeus zabaikalicus, the oldest dinosaur with ‘feather-like’ structures.

https://peerj.com/articles/6239/

History and geology of the Cope’s Nipple Quarries in Garden Park, Colorado—type locality of giant sauropods in the Upper Jurassic Morrison Formation.

Tyrannosaurid-like osteophagy by a Triassic archosaur.

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-37540-4

Did dinosaurs have a second brain to run their back ends?

Your Friends The Titanosaurs, part 8: Bonitasaura, Borealosaurus, and Brasilotitan.

https://equatorialminnesota.blogspot.com/2019/01/your-friends-titanosaurs-8-bonitasaura-borealosaurus-brasilotitan.html

Pachyrhinosaurus: Prehistoric Beast of the Week.

http://prehistoricbeastoftheweek.blogspot.com/2013/12/pachyrhinosaurus-prehistoric-animal-of.html

Tiny-headed Triassic Reptile Hunted like a Platypus.

http://giantsciencelady.blogspot.com/2019/01/tiny-headed-triassic-reptile-hunted.html

A turiasaurian sauropod dinosaur from the Early Cretaceous Wealden Supergroup of the United Kingdom.

https://peerj.com/articles/6348/

Histological study of sauropod dinosaur bones from the historic Upper Jurassic Howe Quarry (Wyoming, USA): determination of an age range for every specimen.

https://www.fossiliajournal.com/volumes/fj009meal23252018

The oldest record of Lambeosaurinae in Europe: phylogenetic implications.

https://www.fossiliajournal.com/volumes/fj00449512018

The skull anatomy and cranial endocast of the pseudosuchid archosaur Prestosuchus chiniquensis from the Triassic of Brazil.

http://app.pan.pl/article/item/app005272018.html

New species of flying dinosaur found in Mongolian desert.

https://www.9news.com.au/2019/02/11/16/10/news-world-new-species-of-flying-dinosaur-found-in-mongolian-desert