Quantcast

Latest Phytosaurs Stories

Ancient Swamp Monster Unearthed From The Upper Triassic Cooper Canyon Formation In Texas
2014-02-02 04:44:38

[ Watch the Video: What New Ancient Croc Is On The Block? ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Researchers from Mesalands Community College and the Museum of Texas Tech University’s Division of Paleontology have discovered fossils belonging to a new species of the phytosaur Machaeroprosopus. These approximately 17-foot-long, crocodile-like reptiles died out more than 200 million years ago and were discovered in an oxbow lake, according to National...


Word of the Day
reremouse
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.
Related