Palaeontology: Mystery of the horrible hands solved

Journal name:
Nature
Volume:
515,
Pages:
203–205
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DOI:
doi:10.1038/nature13930
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A pair of newly discovered 70-million-year-old fossils from Mongolia — including material previously lost to poaching — reveals the true nature of one of the most enigmatic dinosaur species, Deinocheirus mirificus. See Letter p.257

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  1. Thomas R. Holtz Jr is in the Department of Geology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA, and in the Department of Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC, USA.

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