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First dinosaur record from Tennessee: a Campanian hadrosaur

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  20 May 2016

Jonathan R. Bryan
Affiliation:
1Department of Geological Sciences, University of Tennessee, Knoxville 37996
Daniel L. Frederick
Affiliation:
1Department of Geological Sciences, University of Tennessee, Knoxville 37996
David R. Schwimmer
Affiliation:
2Department of Chemistry and Geology, Columbus College, Columbus, Georgia 31993
William G. Siesser
Affiliation:
3Department of Geology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37235

Abstract

Recently, several dinosaur bones were rediscovered in the paleontological collections at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, with a label indicating that the material was collected from the Cretaceous of west Tennessee. Since dinosaur remains have never been reported from Tennessee, this discovery prompted further investigation.

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