Dinosaur News Update: 21 May 2019

Scientists unearth ‘most bird-like’ dinosaur ever found.

https://phys.org/news/2019-05-archaeopteryx-company.html

Like humans, this dinosaur crawled before it walked.

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/2019/05/mouse-lizard-dinosaur-crawled-then-walked-baby-mussaurus-patagonicus/

The fossilization process of dinosaur remains.

https://phys.org/news/2019-05-fossilization-dinosaur.html

Tiny Tyrannosaur Named the “Coyote King”.

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/laelaps/tiny-tyrannosaur-named-the-coyote-king/

Fossil Friday – ceratopsian sacrum.

Titanosaur osteoderms: distribution.

https://equatorialminnesota.blogspot.com/2019/05/titanosaur-osteoderms-part-3-distribution.html

The Evolution of Pneumatic Foramina in Pterosaur Vertebrae.

http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_abstract&pid=S0001-37652019000400601&lng=en&nrm=iso&tlng=en

New Jurassic non-avian theropod dinosaur sheds light on origin of flight in Dinosauria.

https://phys.org/news/2019-05-jurassic-non-avian-theropod-dinosaur-flight.html

New species of bat-wing dinosaur discovered.

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/2019/05/ambopteryx-new-species-bat-wing-dinosaur-discovered-china/?cmpid=org=ngp::mc=social::src=facebook::cmp=editorial::add=fb20190508science-batwingeddino::rid=&sf212349163=1

Virginia Tech paleontologist finds, names new 3-foot-tall relative of Tyrannosaurus rex.

https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2019/05/science-mini_tyrannosaurus_rex_Suskityrannus_Nesbitt.html

How we reported a controversial story about the day the dinosaurs died.

https://www.sciencenews.org/blog/transparency-project/how-we-reported-controversial-story-about-day-dinosaurs-died

Chewing versus sex in the duck-billed dinosaurs.

https://www.bristol.ac.uk/news/2019/may/hadrosaur-study.html

New Duckbill Dinosaur Looks Sharp.

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/laelaps/new-duckbill-dinosaur-looks-sharp/

Integumentary structure and composition in an exceptionally well-preserved hadrosaur (Dinosauria: Ornithischia).

https://peerj.com/preprints/27698/

Identification of avian flapping motion from non-volant winged dinosaurs based on modal effective mass analysis.

https://journals.plos.org/ploscompbiol/article?id=10.1371/journal.pcbi.1006846

Morphological innovation and the evolution of hadrosaurid dinosaurs.

https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/paleobiology/article/morphological-innovation-and-the-evolution-of-hadrosaurid-dinosaurs/4D62321E0AE849C957D5D37BC052D666/core-reader#

A juvenile cf. Edmontosaurus annectens (Ornithischia, Hadrosauridae) femur documents a poorly represented growth stage for this taxon.

https://journals.library.ualberta.ca/vamp/index.php/VAMP/article/view/29347

Comment (Case 3506) – Support for USNM 4734 being designated as the neotype specimen of Allosaurus fragilis Marsh, 1877 (Dinosauria, Theropoda)

https://bioone.org/journals/The-Bulletin-of-Zoological-Nomenclature/volume-76/issue-1/bzn.v76.a013/Comment-Case-3506–Support-for-USNM-4734-being-designated/10.21805/bzn.v76.a013.short

A prevalence of Arthropterygius (Ichthyosauria: Ophthalmosauridae) in the Late Jurassic—earliest Cretaceous of the Boreal Realm

http://wiredspace.wits.ac.za/handle/10539/26829

A prevalence of Arthropterygius (Ichthyosauria: Ophthalmosauridae) in the Late Jurassic—earliest Cretaceous of the Boreal Realm

https://peerj.com/articles/6799/