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The Nutcracker Croc of Cretaceous Texas

The Arlington Archosaur Site doesn’t fit the traditional vision of a remote fossil deposit situated in rocky, windswept badlands. Rich in turtle, crocodile, fish, and dinosaur remains, the assemblage is within walking distance of a Starbucks in the Arlington, Texas metro area. But those fossils tell of a very different time – a snapshot of [...]
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Mexican Cretaceous Sea Turtle Fossil Found

Biology / Paleontology : The Dragon's Tales (5 years ago)

Paleontologists on Thursday unveiled the oldest fossil remains of a sea turtle that lived 72 million years ago in northern Mexico, the National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) said."It is the oldest sea turtle of its ki... Read Post

New Maastrichtian Cretaceous Tidal Deposits Found in Madagascar, Contains Dinosaur, Mammals Fossils

Biology / Paleontology : The Dragon's Tales (10 months ago)

A new, richly fossiliferous member comprised of tidal deposits in the Upper Cretaceous Maevarano Formation, northwestern MadagascarAuthors:1. Raymond R. Rogers (a)2. David W. Krause (b)3. Sophia C. Kast (a)4. Madeline S. Marshall (a... Read Post

Plants From Dinosaur Fossils Sites in Barremian Cretaceous Spain

Biology / Paleontology : The Dragon's Tales (14 hours ago)

Palaeobotanical remains associated with dinosaur fossils from the Camarillas Formation (Barremian) of Galve (Teruel, Spain)Authors:Villanueva-Amadoz et alAbstract:A well-preserved macroflora and rich palynological assemblages corres... Read Post


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