duck-billed dinosaur

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duck-billed dinosaur

[¦dək ‚bild ′dīn·ə‚sȯr]
(paleontology)
Any of several herbivorous, bipedal ornithopods having the front of the mouth widened to form a ducklike beak.
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Hadrosaurid migration: Inferences based on stable isotope comparisons among Late Cretaceous dinosaur localities.
If the hadrosaurids were overwintering on this Arctic insular landmass, they would have had to subsist on local food sources.
Although caribou are sometimes invoked as modern analogues of Arctic hadrosaurids (e.
In addition to conifer needles and seeds, hadrosaurids living in this area may have consumed a larger proportion of woody plant organs during the winter.
They are undoubtedly not the juvenile forms of the larger hadrosaurid taxa described in other localities of the region (Cruzado-Caballero, 2012) and will represent a new undescribed hadrosaurid taxon of diminutive size.
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2008): New hadrosaurid dinosaurs from the uppermost Cretaceous of northeastern China.
2009b): The last hadrosaurid dinosaurs of Europe: A new lambeosaurine from the uppermost Cretaceous of Aren (Huesca, Spain).
2008): Phylogeny and historical biogeography of hadrosaurid dinosaurs.
2012): The skull and appendicular skeleton of Gryposaurus latidens, a saurolophine hadrosaurid (Dinosauria: Ornithopoda) from the early Campanian (Cretaceous) of Montana, USA.
1993): Telmatosaurus transsylvanicus from the Late Cretaceous of Romania: the most basal hadrosaurid dinosaur.
1999) and the hadrosaurids Arenysaurus ardevoli, Blasisaurus canudoi and Pararhabdodon isonensis (Casanovas-Cladellas et al.