Dinosaur fossils found in China

The ribs of a dinosaur were found during excavations in China’s Yunnan province.

Dinosaur fossils have been found at 9 locations since the end of 2020, according to a statement from local authorities in China ‘S Yunnan Province.


During the excavations carried out in the city of Lufeng, dinosaur fossils were unearthed. The fossils were stated to be the ribs of a dinosaur.

Wang Tao, Director of the Lufeng Dinosaur Fossils Conservation and Research Center, said of the excavations, “The hardest part is excavating the ribs.

Because they are thin and fragile, some of them are already worn out. We first sprayed them with glue several times to maintain their integrityOnce the adhesive hardens (the ribs), it will be easier to maintain,” he said.

You Hailu, Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, said, “The ribs we found are very important in terms of understanding what life was like for these dinosaurs at that time.”


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