Dinosaur News Update: 13 July 2019

Desert-dwelling carnivorous dinosaur found in Brazil.

https://phys.org/news/2019-06-desert-dwelling-carnivorous-dinosaur-brazil.html

Fossil ‘sea monster’ found in Antarctica was the heaviest of its kind.

https://www.nationalgeographic.co.uk/animals/2019/06/fossil-sea-monster-found-antarctica-was-heaviest-its-kind

Dinosaur bones are home to microscopic life.

https://phys.org/news/2019-06-dinosaur-bones-home-microscopic-life.html

Progressive Photonics: Methods and Applications of Sequential Imaging using Visible and Non-Visible Spectra to Enhance Data-Yield and Facilitate Forensic Interpretation of Fossils.

https://www.jpaleontologicaltechniques.org/pasta3/JPTN20/Pdf/JPT_n020_Out.pdf

The ‘Nation’s T. Rex’ Prepares to Make Its Smithsonian Debut.

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/nations-t-rex-prepares-make-smithsonian-debut-180972194/

How Do Scientists Date Fossils?

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/how-do-scientists-date-fossils-180972391/

How Do Fossils Form?

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/how-do-fossils-form-1-180972340/

How Do Paleontologists Find Fossils?

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/how-do-paleontologists-find-fossils-180972126/

First find of the dromaeosauridae (dinosauria: dromaeosauridae) ungual from the late cretaceous Blagoveschensk dinosaur locality (Amur Region, Russia).

https://journals.eco-vector.com/0869-5652/article/view/11724

T. rex had an amazing sense of smell, gene study suggests.

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/2019/06/t-rex-had-amazing-sense-of-small-genes-reveal-dinosaurs-olfaction/

Taphonomic analysis of saurischian dinosaurs from the Plottier Formation. (Upper Cretaceous), Mendoza, Argentina.

http://www.andeangeology.cl/index.php/revista1/article/view/V46n2-3161

Fostoria dhimbangunmal, gen. et sp. nov., a new iguanodontian (Dinosauria, Ornithopoda) from the mid-Cretaceous of Lightning Ridge, New South Wales, Australia.

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/02724634.2019.1564757

Forelimbs of the theropod dinosaur Dilophosaurus wetherilli: Range of motion, influence of paleopathology and soft tissues, and description of a distal carpal bone.

https://palaeo-electronica.org/content/2019/2559-dilophosaurus-forelimbs

Two new basal coelurosaurian theropod dinosaurs from the Lower Cretaceous Sao Khua Formation of Thailand.

http://www.app.pan.pl/article/item/app005402018.html

Two new basal coelurosaurian theropod dinosaurs from the Lower Cretaceous Sao Khua Formation of Thailand.

http://www.app.pan.pl/article/item/app005402018.html

Meet the Dinos of ‘Deep Time’

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/meet-toothy-spiky-scaly-stars-deep-time-180972271/

Amid All the Fossils, Smithsonian’s New Dinosaur Exhibition Tells the Complex Story of Life.

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/inside-national-museum-natural-historys-new-fossil-hall-180972304/

Dinosaur Bones Shimmering With Opal Reveal a New Species in Australia.

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/dinosaur-bones-encrusted-opal-reveal-new-species-australia-180972332/

When Tyrannosaurs Were Tiny.

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/when-tyrannosaurs-were-tiny-180972122/

Mega-raptors were top predators in Thailand 100 million years ago.

The Biogeography of Coelurosaurian Theropods and its Impact on their Evolutionary History.

https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/634170v1

A non-archaeopterygid avialan theropod from the Late Jurassic of southern Germany.

https://elifesciences.org/articles/43789

A new macronarian sauropod from the Upper Jurassic of Portugal.

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/02724634.2019.1578782

Ontogenetic changes in the body plan of the sauropodomorph dinosaur Mussaurus patagonicus reveal shifts of locomotor stance during growth.

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-019-44037-1

The postcranial skeleton of Bagaceratops (Ornithischia: Neoceratopsia) from the Baruungoyot Formation (Upper Cretaceous) in Hermiin Tsav of southwestern Gobi, Mongolia.

http://www.jgsk.or.kr/_common/do.php?a=current&b=21&bidx=1526&aidx=19356

The ‘Nation’s T. Rex’ Prepares to Make Its Smithsonian Debut.

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/nations-t-rex-prepares-make-smithsonian-debut-180972194/

The Colors of Dinosaurs Open a New Window to Study the Past.

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/colors-dinosaurs-open-new-window-study-past-180972070/#kDzr4ffdyEYDVdyv.99

Everything You Wanted to Know About Dinosaur Sex.

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/everything-you-wanted-to-know-about-dinosaur-sex-173015/