Tuesday, October 12, 2010

DINO-A-DAY #12: Corythosaurus

Welcome to Dino-a-Day, where we'll be highlighting one prehistoric beast per day until the release of our graphic novel Evolution: The Story of Life on Earth on January 4, 2011.

Each of the ninety-six creatures we'll be featuring on this blog are taken from a huge 2-page spread in the middle of Evolution. So while you can see each individual creature here, you'll need to grab the book to see them all together!



NAME: Corythosaurus
PRONUNCIATION: ko-RITH-uh-SAWR-us
ORDER: Ornithischia
EXISTED DURING: Late Cretaceous
DISCOVERED: Canada, 1912
FUN FACT: The first Corythosaurus specimen, a complete skeleton that included much of the animal's fossilized skin, was on a ship that was sunk by the Germans in 1916.



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Source: Wikipedia
Pronunciation: DinoDictionary.com

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