BC's 1st pterosaur fossil identified ...

BC's 1st pterosaur fossil identified beach rocks reveal new species of prehistoric flying reptile

There are 2 comments on the CBC News story from Jan 10, 2011, titled BC's 1st pterosaur fossil identified beach rocks reveal new species of prehistoric flying reptile. In it, CBC News reports that:

British Colombia : The fossil was found inside a rock on a beach on Hornby Island, Pacific Ocean.

The pterosaur Gwawinapterus beardi likely soared through tropical forests inhabited by dinosaurs — its evolutionary cousins — during the late Cretaceous period about 70 million years ago, reported University of Alberta paleontologist Victoria Arbour.

pict The scale bar represents 10 centimetres. (Victoria Arbour/University of Alberta

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Her findings appear

Toronto, Canada

#1 Jan 11, 2011
in the January issue of the Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences ...

Read more: http://www.cbc.ca/technology/story/2011/01/10...

Darlington, UK

#2 Jan 11, 2011
cool thanks for the info

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