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Palaeontology

Discussion of prehistoric life forms on Earth through the examination of fossils
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Abscess found in Tenontosaurus, first of its kind known from dinosaurs
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Tenontosaurus growth slower than other ornithopods
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Weewarrasaurus, a new Australian ornithopod
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The Tyreophoran Thread- Stegosaurs and ankylosaurs 12
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The Dicynodont Thread
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The Prehistoric Mustelidae Thread- Weasels, badgers, wolverines etc
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The Ichthyosaur Thread
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The Pachycephalosaur Thread
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The Prehistoric Cat Thread- All cats minus sabercats 12
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The Dromaeosauridae Thread- Anything "raptor" related 12
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The Allosauroidea thread (allosaurs, carcharodontosaurs and kin) 12
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PBS Eons
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Giant compy ate raptors, birds
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Incredibly well preserved theropod found in Germany!
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"Ciro" the Scipionyx to be celebrated
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The Alvarezsaurid Thread
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The Fossil Cetacean Thread- Anything whale-related 12
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Sea scorpion not so scary, says scientist
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03-07-20 19:45
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Sea Scorpions Used Scuba-Gear?
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The Marsupial Lion Thread- Thylacoleo and friends
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The Megalosauridae Thread- Megalosaur discoveries
28-06-12 20:06
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Gliding (and flying?) mammals of the Mesozoic
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The Fossil Cephalopod Thread- Ammonites, belemnites, nautiloids, coeloids...
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Sex life of 385 million year placoderm fish, revealed
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The Megaraptoran Thread
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The Cenozoic Bony Fish Thread
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The Ornithomimosaur Thread
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The Plesiosaur Thread (Pliosaurs and polycotylids included) 12
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The Pre-Cambrian and Cambrian Thread- Early animal weirdness
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