TEHRAN (FNA)- Researchers named a new genus and species of armored dinosaur
The analysis and conclusions of the research were made possible by the well-preserved state of the fossil, with researchers calling it "the best-preserved armored dinosaur
ever found, and one of the best dinosaur specimens in the world.
And the bones of an armored dinosaur
called Scelidosaurus were discovered washing out of the cliffs near Charmouth in the 1850s.
Then there's a tarchia skull from this rare armored dinosaur
Amateur dinosaur tracker Ray Stanford in 1997 discovered the fossil of an armored dinosaur
hatchling in a creek bed following a large flood.
For more than a century, paleontologists have argued about the proper arrangement of the bony plates that stuck out of the back of the stegosaurus, the large, armored dinosaur
that roamed the earth 150 million years ago.
mainly used their tails for defense, so that would probably be a lot of good white meat.
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