Burpee Museum – Parrot on Steroids

Parrot on Steroids

“Canadian paleoartist created a rendition of a feathered Caenagnthid oviraptosaure. A Burpee Museum team discovered fossil bones of the 11foot-long “parrot on steroids” on a dig last July in Montana.”

Montana’s Hell Creek sediment. Seven feet tall. 500 pounds. 65.5-million-year-old fossil. “Williams said a team will revisit the site this year and excavate the site that so far has yielded 40 bones.”

Source: Rockford Register Star April 7, 2014