Thursday, September 3, 2009

Compsognathus longipes

Compsognathus longipes Wagner, 1861
Photo by chris 9, via flickr

Here's a doozy of a fossil. It's Compsognathus, a small theropod of the Jurassic. This specimen is a female who apparently liked eating lizards. There's one in her tummy there. This is frameable, isn't it?

2 comments:

  1. would it be too much trouble to acknowledge me as the person who took the photograph?
    cheers, Chris Ilsley

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  2. Sorry dude, bush league mistake... done and done. Be good out there.

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