Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Pink Dinosaur #52

Pink Plateosaurus by David Tana

07 - Plateosaurus engelhardti - a prosauropod from the Late Triassic (~219 - 199 mya).  The first prosauropod ever described, Plateosaurus has been through a lot of anatomical and taxonomic interpretation/revision over the years.  Skeletal reference for restoration is AMNH 6810, on display at the American Museum of Natural History in New York. Ball point pen and highlighter on paper.

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