Principal characters of American Jurassic dinosaurs, Part V

  title={Principal characters of American Jurassic dinosaurs, Part V},
  author={Othniel Charles Marsh},
  journal={American Journal of Science},
  pages={417 - 423}
  • O. C. Marsh
  • Published 1 May 1881
  • Geology
  • American Journal of Science
IN previous articles, the writer has described the main characters of lJ:[orosaurus, Apatosaurus, J)iplodocus, and Atlantosaurus, the best known genera of the Sa~tropoda hitherto found in American deposits.* The fortunate discovery of a nearly complete skeleton of B1'ontosaurus has added lIlany new points to our knowledge of this group, and some of these are given in the present comlllunication. A second species, equally gigantic in size, has since been found, and its distinguishing features al… 

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