Quantcast

Latest Unaysaurus Stories

f037edb4053c9d59094e20789cb6f6fa1
2005-06-08 15:20:00

Scientists on Wednesday unveiled 11 skeletons of prehistoric crocodiles and said their discovery suggests that an ancient land bridge once linked South America to Indo-Pakistan.

1699631d0eabbb2e48a821ef8ea1c8511
2005-02-17 13:05:34

The discovery of a nearly intact fossil of a prehistoric crocodile is teaching scientists what the world was like before the continents were separated by oceans, a Brazilian paleontologist said.

2d2f1e6dfdd2b83c414a4d286b1a5e35
2004-12-03 07:25:00

A 200-million-year-old dinosaur was unveiled by Brazilian paleontologists as the first of its kind ever discovered. Unaysaurus tolentinoi, or black water dinosaur, was found in 1998 near the city of Santa Maria, in the southern state of Rio Grande do Sul.


Latest Unaysaurus Reference Libraries

45_6bc4656a11844ca76e5b4369b28e1409
2011-01-03 17:21:11

Unaysaurus, meaning "black water lizard," is a genus of sauropodomorph dinosaur from the Carnian to Norian ages of the Late Triassic Period (225 to 200 million years ago). It was discovered in southern Brazil, which at that time was connected to northwest Africa. During the reign of Unaysaurus, the world was united as the supercontinent Pangaea, which was just starting to break up into the Laurasia and Gondwana continents. The type species, U. tolentinoi, was named after Tolentino...

More Articles (1 articles) »
Word of the Day
immane
  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
The word 'immane' comes from the Latin word 'immanis', 'enormous'.
Related