Paleontological Journal

, Volume 50, Issue 12, pp 1412–1417

“The Fighting Dinosaurs”: The position of their bodies before and after death

Article

DOI: 10.1134/S0031030116120042

Cite this article as:
Barsbold, R. Paleontol. J. (2016) 50: 1412. doi:10.1134/S0031030116120042
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Abstract

The “Fighting Dinosaurs” from Mongolia are discussed. The observable positions of two coupled dinosaur skeletons are explained based on their postmortem displacement.

Keywords

Protoceratops Velociraptor “fighting dinosaurs,” combat predator—prey system 

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© Pleiades Publishing, Ltd. 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Paleontology and GeologyMongolian Academy of SciencesUlaanbaatarMongolia

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