Wednesday, December 14, 2011
Keichiosaurus youngi Marine Reptile
primitive marine reptile fossil found in Guizhou Province in China. This creature swam during the Lower Triassic. The first fossil of this genus was discovered in 1957. Learn more at
drawn by Nobu Tamura (2007)
See more of Nobu Tamura's work at
Scale in the next picture is in inches.
Thanks to Mark Palatas for letting me photograph this specimen.
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