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episode 261: A New Remarkable Triassic Herrerasaurid

Dinosaur of the day Pelecanimimus, the "pelican mimic" with over 200 teeth.

Interview with Stuart Sumida, biology professor at California State University, San Bernardino, and an anatomical consultant to special effect artists and animators. He’s worked on over 50 films with many studios (Disney, Pixar, ILM, many more) as well as with games (Blizzard), written books, published numerous scientific articles, and led digs around the world.

In dinosaur news this week:

  • A new remarkable early herrerasaurid, Gnathovorax cabreirai, was found in Brazil
  • A new set of Oryctodromeus fossils were found in Idaho including at least one new burrow
  • Crystal Palace dinosaur park in the UK may be getting a new, permanent bridge so visitors can get closer to the dinosaurs
  • Avengers #26 will show the "first superhero" in the Marvel Universe, a T. rex

This episode is brought to you in part by Why Dinosaurs? The feature length documentary celebrating dinosaurs and the people who love them, created by father and son team Tony and James Pinto, support them and get perks on Indiegogo.

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For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Pelecanimimus, links from Stuart Sumida, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Pelecanimimus-Episode-261/


 2019-11-27  54m