Tagged: paleontology

Europe’s largest land predator found on the Isle of Wight

Research led by palaeontologists at the University of Southampton has identified the remains of one of Europe’s largest ever land hunters in recently published PeerJ Life & Environment article A European giant: a large spinosaurid (Dinosauria: Theropoda) from...

A new 225-million-year-old reptile from Brazil

In a new study published in PeerJ – Reassessment of Faxinalipterus minimus, a purported Triassic pterosaur from southern Brazil with the description of a new taxon – researchers present Maehary bonapartei a small reptile that is considered to be...