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An international group of scientists has identified a new pterosaur – or flying dinosaur after examining the approximately 68 million year old fossilized bones found in the Late Cretaceous Sebes-Glod rocks of the Transylvanian Basin in Romania.
The fossil of a unique dinosaur was discovered on Wednesday in China.
In just four years, a University of Portsmouth paleontologist has discovered 48 new species from the age of the dinosaurs, while other scientists took 180 years to identify the same number.
By Perkins, Sid Most fossils of pterosaurs, flying reptiles that soared the skies while dinosaurs strolled below, have been found in marine sediments.
- A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.