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Where the pterosaurs the ancestors of today’s birds? Pterosaurs had wings – webs of skin that seemed to grow out of the fourth finger on their front claws. They glided and soared through the air. But pterosaurs were reptiles, not dinosaurs. Crow-sized Archaeopteryx probably didn’t fly very well, but it had feathers. That’s why many scientists think that it was the first bird. This is a single track, but there’s evidence that these particular dinosaurs may also have traveled in herds. 41 CAVE OF WONDERS Diplodocus is the longest dinosaur discovered so far.

Diplodocus Camptosaurus Coelophysis 32 Carnivores did not have to eat as often as herbivores. But carnivores had to chase down their meal. Meat-eaters had claws to help hold or kill prey. Their teeth, set in those powerful jaws, finished the job. Look what’s happening. The carnivores are attacking the herbivores. To save the herbivores, which dinosaurs would you remove? This may mean that some dinosaurs swallowed stones to help grind up their food, as chickens and ostriches do today. 33 H R L OF ARMO L A If a meat-eater got too close, Euoplocephalus used its tail like a club.

The first scientist to state, correctly, that certain dinosaurs walked on two legs (1858) He is one of the scientists who believe that the dinosaurs were warm-blooded. In 1971 he found bones of a massive dinosaur that he named Supersaurus. Gideon Mantell Mary Mantell Joseph Leidy Robert Bakker James Jensen The scientist who discovered that at least one kind of dinosaur cared for its young at the nest. John R.

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