Discovery of hummingbird-sized Mesozoic dinosaur reveals new species in bird evolution

CLAREMONT, CA, March 11, 2020 – The discovery of a small, bird-like skull, described in an article published in Nature, reveals a new species, Oculudentavis khaungraae, that could represent the smallest known Mesozoic dinosaur in the fossil record. While working on fossils from in northern Myanmar, Lars Schmitz, associate professor of biology at the W.M. Keck […]