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A New Abelisaurid (Dinosauria, Theropoda) from the Lameta Formation (Cretaceous, Maastrichtian) of India

@inproceedings{Wilson2003ANA,
  title={A New Abelisaurid (Dinosauria, Theropoda) from the Lameta Formation (Cretaceous, Maastrichtian) of India},
  author={Jeffrey A. Wilson and Paul C. Sereno and S. K. Srivastava and D. K. Bhatt and Ashu Khosla and Ashok Sahni},
  year={2003}
}
Many isolated dinosaur bones and teeth have been recovered from Cretaceous rocks in India, but associated remains are exceedingly rare. We report on the discovery of associated cranial and postcranial remains of a new abelisaurid theropod from latest Cretaceous rocks in western India. The new taxon is characterized by exceptionally elongated supratemporal fenestrae and a unique median nasofrontal protuberance. Postcranial elements include vertebrae and portions of the pelvic girdle and hind… Expand
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