The Ordos Basin of Inner Mongolia

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The Ordos Basin of Inner Mongolia

The CCDP team also visited the Ordos Region in Inner Mongolia, Animatronic dinosaur in particular, Early Cretaceous beds that yieldeda psittacosaur- pterosaur fauna before. They unearthed fossil bones of a cow-size armoured dinosaur, named Wuerhosaurus ordosensis. Furthermore, a well preserved skeleton of a small theropod closely related to Sinornithoides youngi was discovered as well. An incomplete skeleton of bird, Otogomis, was the first record of fossil bird in the Ordos Basin. Finally, several skeletons of aquatic choristodirans (Ikechosaurus sunailinae ) were collected from lake deposits of Early Cretaceous, and are the best specimens known from Asia.