The 'ugly duckling' fossil from the deep

NewsReexamining fossils found 30 years ago—and ones he himself first looked at in 2004—a biology professor has come to two new revelations in his latest research. Staff Author: Amanda HollenbeckTopics: Archaeology

The 'ugly duckling' fossil from the deep

Meet the baby reptile that is shedding new light on the giants that lived at the time of T. rex.

Mon 15 Oct 18 from BBC News

Smallest ever Tylosaurus fossil sheds light on species

The smallest Tylosaurus mosasaur fossil ever found has been revealed in a new study in the Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology and surprisingly it lacks a trademark feature of the species.

Fri 12 Oct 18 from

Smallest ever Tylosaurus fossil sheds light on species, Fri 12 Oct 18 from Astrobiology Magazine

85 million-year-old fossil finally identified as a baby Tylosaurus mosasaurs

Small fragments of fossil found in Kansas 15 years ago has been identified as a sea monster known as Tylosaurus mosasaurs which can grow up to 50 feet (15 metres) long (stock).

Mon 15 Oct 18 from Daily Mail

85 million-year-old sea monster found in Kansas

A "neonate-sized Tylosaurus specimen" (a type of mosasaur), has been identified and examined, with researchers looking at broken bones, including its snout, braincase and upper jaw.

Fri 12 Oct 18 from FOXNews

Fossil Friday: the tiniest, most adorable Tylosaurus skull ever found


Fri 12 Oct 18 from ZME Science

Adorable Newborn Sea Monster from the Dinosaur Age Discovered in Kansas

About 85 million years ago, when a vast sea covered Kansas, a wee, little sea monster died almost immediately after it was born.

Thu 11 Oct 18 from Livescience

Fossil identified as tiniest marine lizard specimen

Scientists have identified the smallest Tylosaurus mosasaur specimen in the fossil record.

Fri 12 Oct 18 from UPI

Demystifying Science — October 14, 2018

What is a Mosasaur?It was an enormous marine reptile that was contemporary to the Tyrannosaurus rex during the Cretaceous Period more than 65 million

Sun 14 Oct 18 from The Hindu


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