Monday, March 16, 2009

Behold the Hesperonychus

Claw (PNAS)
photo: BBC

BBC reports that the bones of a small meat-eating dinosaur has been identified in Canada. Hesperonychus was the size of a small chicken, bipedal and had sharp, serrated teeth. They could tell all this from six pelvic bones, which is pretty amazing, really.

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