[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Jørn Harald Hurum
The Research Council of Norway

Plateosaurus Skeleton Found

Caption: Norway's first dinosaur fossil is a Plateosaurus, a species that could be up to nine metres long and weigh up to four tons. It lived in Europe and on Greenland 210 to 195 million years ago, at the end of the Triassic Period.

Credit: forskning.no

Usage Restrictions: None

Related news release: The world's deepest dinosaur finding - 2256 metres below the seabed

[ Back to EurekAlert! ]