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Three New Species of Flying Dinosaurs Discovered in Morocco

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Coverage of an international team of scientists, including the University's David Martill, discovering three new species of toothed pterosaurs, flying reptiles of the Cretaceous period, some 100 million years ago, in Africa

Period24 Mar 2020 → 19 May 2020

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TitleThis Location Becomes The Most Fatal Place On Earth Throughout History, There Are Various Ferocious Predators
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletWowkeren
Media typeWeb
CountryIndonesia
Date19/05/20
DescriptionCoverage of new research by David Martill giving an in-depth review of the rocks and fossils of a fossil-rich region of Morocco
URLhttps://www.wowkeren.com/berita/tampil/00311630.html
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleThe prehistoric Sahara filled with wild predators was "the most dangerous place in the history of planet Earth"
Media name/outletTekk.tv
Media typeWeb
CountryGermany
Date5/05/20
DescriptionCoverage of new research by David Martill giving an in-depth review of the rocks and fossils of a fossil-rich region of Morocco
URLhttps://tekk.tv/technic/die-mit-wilden-raubtieren-gefullte-prahistorische-sahara-war-der-gefahrlichste-ort-in-der-geschichte-des-planeten-erde-sagen-wissenschaftler/
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleSpinosaurus, the "River Monster": First Known Swimming Dinosaur, Scientists Claim
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletThe Science Times
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date30/04/20
DescriptionArticle and video on David Martill's research on fossil bones from the tail of ​Spinosaurus found in southeastern Morocco. The discovery allowed scientists to have a deeper understanding of the appearance, capabilities, and lifestyle of the longest dinosaur recorded
URLhttps://www.sciencetimes.com/articles/25526/20200430/video-spinosaurus-river-monster-first-known-swimming-dinosaur-scientists-claim.htm
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleBritish scientists discover first ‘river monster’ dinosaur
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletThe Scotsman
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date30/04/20
DescriptionArticle featuring David Martill and the newly-discovered tail fossil of Spinosaurus aegyptiacus, which was unearthed in southern Morooco, and that shows the giant predator was a powerful swimmer and the first known to have lived in the water
Producer/AuthorBen Mitchell
URLhttps://www.scotsman.com/heritage-and-retro/heritage/british-scientists-discover-first-river-monster-dinosaur-2567693
PersonsDavid Martill
Title'River monster': Huge African dinosaur Spinosaurus thrived in the water
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletYahoo! News
Media typeWeb
CountrySingapore
Date30/04/20
DescriptionThe huge African predator ​Spinosaurus spent much of its life in the water, propelled by a paddle-like tail while hunting large fish - a "river monster," according to scientists including David Martill, that showed that some dinosaurs invaded the aquatic realm
Producer/AuthorWill Dunham
URLhttps://sg.news.yahoo.com/river-monster-huge-african-dinosaur-024854043.html?guccounter=1
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleFossil discovery proves massive African dinosaur Spinosaurus was actually a semi-aquatic 'river monster'
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletABC News
Media typeWeb
CountryAustralia
Date30/04/20
DescriptionNewly discovered bones from the huge African predator Spinosaurus prove it could swim, scientists including David Martill say, and that the existence of this "river monster" shows some non-bird dinosaurs invaded the aquatic realm
URLhttps://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-04-30/massive-spinosaurus-was-actually-a-semi-aquatic-river-monster/12202700
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleFossil Discovery in Morocco Reveals Ancient African River Monster
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletMorocco world news
Media typeWeb
CountryMorocco
Date30/04/20
DescriptionThe Spinosaurus was the largest predator to walk the earth, but evidence from scientists including David Martill, suggests the ancient dinosaur spent much of its life in water
Producer/AuthorMorgan Hekking
URLhttps://www.moroccoworldnews.com/2020/04/301155/fossil-discovery-in-morocco-reveals-ancient-african-river-monster/
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleSpinosaurus tail shows ‘Jurassic Park III’ dinosaur was a swimming ‘monster’
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletSootoday
Media typeWeb
CountryCanada
Date30/04/20
DescriptionOne of the biggest, meanest dinosaurs to ever walk the earth was also a swimming terror in the freshwater rivers of prehistoric Africa, according to new research from David Martill, based on a spinosaurus tail fossil
URLhttps://www.sootoday.com/global-news/spinosaurus-tail-shows-jurassic-park-iii-dinosaur-was-a-swimming-monster-2295555
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleThe first dinosaur known to swim was discovered: it has a huge fin-shaped tail and is larger than the Tyrannosaurus Rex
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletQianzhan
Media typeWeb
CountryChina
Date30/04/20
DescriptionA recent study by David Martill revealed that a new tail fossil found in Morocco showed that the Egyptian spinosaurus with its terrifying fangs was a swimmer during the Cretaceous period
Producer/AuthorOlivia Chan
URLhttps://t.qianzhan.com/caijing/detail/200430-ba774aa5.html
PersonsDavid Martill
Title‘Most dangerous place’ in Earth’s history
Media name/outletUintah Basin Standard
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date30/04/20
DescriptionCoverage of new research by David Martill giving an in-depth review of the rocks and fossils of a fossil-rich region of Morocco
URLhttps://www.chinchillanews.com.au/news/most-dangerous-place-in-earths-history/4005925/
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleScientists Discover the Most Dangerous Places on Earth
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletMSN
Media typeWeb
CountryIndonesia
Date30/04/20
DescriptionA study by paleontologists including David Martill discovered the fact that the cretaceous rocks at the edge of the Sahara Desert might not be just where dinosaurs lived, but more than that. The region was later claimed to be the most dangerous place on Earth.
URLhttps://www.msn.com/id-id/berita/teknologidansains/ilmuwan-temukan-tempat-paling-berbahaya-di-bumi/ar-BB13pntP?srcref=rss
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleRemains of 100M year-old flying pterosaur with 6-inch beak unearthed by scientists
Media name/outletTodayHeadline
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date7/04/20
DescriptionReport on new research by David Martill in which he discovered a new species of Pterosaur
URLhttps://todayheadline.co/2020/04/07/remains-of-100m-year-old-flying-pterosaur-with-6-inch-beak-unearthed-by-scientists/
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleScientists Discover Three New Species Of Pterosaurs
Media name/outletMysterious Universe
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date1/04/20
DescriptionContinuing coverage of an international team of scientists, including David Martill, discovering three new species of toothed Pterosaurs, flying reptiles of the Cretaceous period, some 100 million years ago in Africa.
Producer/AuthorJocelyne LeBlanc
URLhttps://mysteriousuniverse.org/2020/04/scientists-discover-three-new-species-of-pterosaurs/
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleInternational team discovers 3 new species of flying reptiles
Media name/outletEarthSky
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date31/03/20
DescriptionArticle featuring David Martill about new fossil discoveries which provide clues about flying, spike-toothed reptiles that lived in the Sahara 100 million years ago
Producer/AuthorEleanor Imster
URLhttps://earthsky.org/earth/new-species-flying-reptiles-pterosaurs-sahara
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleDiscovered: 13ft ‘birds’ with teeth like spikes
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletMail on Sunday
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date30/03/20
DescriptionScientists, including David Martill, have discovered three new species of flying reptiles that lived in the Sahara 100 million years ago
Producer/AuthorScarlet Howes
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleNew flying reptile fossils discovered in Morocco
Media name/outletIOL section Feed for Africa
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date30/03/20
DescriptionScientists including David Martill have discovered three new species of flying reptiles that lived in the Moroccan Sahara over 100 million years ago
Producer/AuthorANA
URLhttps://www.iol.co.za/news/africa/new-flying-reptile-fossils-discovered-in-morocco-45775833
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleResearchers Found Three New Species of Flying Reptiles in Morocco, Sahara
Media name/outletDaily Hover
Media typeWeb
CountryIndia
Date30/03/20
DescriptionArticle about David Martill and other researchers who found three novel species of winged reptiles that resided in the Sahara desert millions of years ago
Producer/AuthorStefen Marawa
URLhttps://dailyhover.com/researchers-found-three-new-species-of-flying-reptiles-in-morocco-sahara/
PersonsDavid Martill
Title3 new ‘flying dinosaurs’ are dug up
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletDaily Mirror
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date30/03/20
DescriptionThree new species of flying dinosaurs that lived in the Sahara Desert 100 million years ago have been discovered by researchers including David Martill
Producer/AuthorStephen White
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleFlying reptiles break cover after 100m years
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletSunday Telegraph
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date30/03/20
DescriptionThree new species of flying reptiles, known as pterosaurs, that lived in the Sahara 100 million years ago have been discovered by British scientists, including David Martill
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleAges later, three pterosaurs at once
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletThe Sunday Times
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date30/03/20
DescriptionScientists from Portsmouth University have found three new species of flying predator that lived in the Sahara 100 million years ago. The pterosaurs inhabited prehistoric Morocco and had wingspans up to 13ft, said David Martill
PersonsDavid Martill
TitlePterrifying! Three species of flying reptiles discovered
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletThe Independent
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date29/03/20
DescriptionScientists have discovered three new species of pterosaurs that lived in the Sahara 100 million years ago. David Martill, a palaeontologist at the University of Portsmouth, made the discovery with a team of researchers from Morocco and the US. The study, published in the journal Cretaceous Research, has revealed a community of pterosaurs that inhabited prehistoric Morocco
Producer/AuthorBen Mitchell
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleBBC Radio Devon
Degree of recognitionRegional
Media name/outletBBC Radio Devon
Media typeRadio
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date29/03/20
DescriptionAn international team of scientists, including the University's David Martill, discovered three new species of toothed pterosaurs
Producer/AuthorBBC
URLtiny.cc/03uesz
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleBBC Radio Cornwall
Degree of recognitionRegional
Media name/outletBBC Radio Cornwall
Media typeRadio
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date29/03/20
DescriptionAn international team of scientists, including the University's David Martill, discovered three new species of toothed pterosaurs
Producer/AuthorBBC
URLtiny.cc/l6uesz
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleBBC Wiltshire
Degree of recognitionRegional
Media name/outletBBC Wiltshire
Media typeRadio
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date29/03/20
DescriptionAn international team of scientists, including the University's David Martill, discovered three new species of toothed pterosaurs
Producer/AuthorBBC
URLtiny.cc/e7uesz
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleBBC Somerset
Degree of recognitionRegional
Media name/outletBBC Somerset
Media typeRadio
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date29/03/20
DescriptionAn international team of scientists, including the University's David Martill, discovered three new species of toothed pterosaurs
Producer/AuthorBBC
URLtiny.cc/o8uesz
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleThree New Species of Flying Dinosaurs Discovered in Morocco
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletMTV Lebanon
Media typeWeb
CountryLebanon
Date29/03/20
DescriptionScientists have discovered three new species of flying reptiles that lived in the Sahara 100 million years ago. The winged, fish-eating reptiles, called pterosaurs, inhabited prehistoric Morocco — back when the desert was an ocean
Producer/AuthorPaula Froelich
URLhttps://www.mtv.com.lb/en/News/International/1037856/Three-New-Species-of-Flying-Dinosaurs-Discovered-in-Morocco
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleThree new species of pterosaur discovered in the Sahara
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletBailiwick Express
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date29/03/20
DescriptionScientists have discovered three new species of flying reptiles that lived in the Sahara 100 million years ago. David Martill, a palaeontologist at the University of Portsmouth, made the discovery with a team of researchers from Morocco and the US
URLhttps://www.bailiwickexpress.com/jsy/life/science/three-new-species-pterosaur-discovered-sahara/
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleDiscover 3 new species of flying reptiles in the Sahara
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletXaLuan.com
Media typeWeb
CountryAustralia
Date29/03/20
DescriptionScientists including David Martill announced discovery of 3 new flying reptile lived in the Sahara 100 million years ago
URLhttps://www.xaluan.com/modules.php?name=News&file=article&sid=2750393
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleDragons of the desert
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletThe Mail Online
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date28/03/20
DescriptionScientists have discovered three new species of flying reptiles that lived in the Sahara 100 million years ago. David Martill, a palaeontologist at the University of Portsmouth, made the discovery with a team of researchers from Morocco and the US. The study, published in the journal Cretaceous Research, has revealed a community of pterosaurs that inhabited prehistoric Morocco
Producer/AuthorRaven Saunt
URLhttps://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8162901/Scientists-discover-three-new-species-flying-reptiles-lived-Sahara-100-million-years-ago.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490&ito=1490
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleScientists discover three new species of pterosaurs in the Sahara
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletThe Guardian Online
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date28/03/20
DescriptionScientists have discovered three new species of flying reptiles that lived in the Sahara 100m years ago. David Martill, a palaeontologist at the University of Portsmouth, made the discovery with a team of researchers from Morocco and the US. The study, published in the Cretaceous Research journal, has revealed a community of pterosaurs that inhabited prehistoric Morocco.
Producer/AuthorPA Media
URLhttps://www.theguardian.com/science/2020/mar/28/scientists-discover-three-new-species-of-pterosaurs-in-the-sahara
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleThree new species of prehistoric flying reptiles discovered in Morocco
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletGibraltar Chronicle
Media typeWeb
CountryGibraltar
Date28/03/20
DescriptionScientists have discovered three new species of flying reptiles that lived in the Sahara 100 million years ago. David Martill, a palaeontologist at the University of Portsmouth, made the discovery with a team of researchers from Morocco and the US.
Producer/AuthorBen Mitchell
URLhttps://www.chronicle.gi/three-new-species-of-prehistoric-flying-reptiles-discovered-in-morocco/
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleThree new species of flying dinosaurs discovered in Morocco
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletNew York Post
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date28/03/20
DescriptionScientists have discovered three new species of flying reptiles that lived in the Sahara 100 million years ago. The discovery was made by David Martill, a paleontologist at the University of Portsmouth in England. Martill has published a study outlining his findings
Producer/AuthorPaula Froelich
URLhttps://nypost.com/2020/03/28/three-new-species-of-flying-dinosaurs-discovered-in-morocco/
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleScientists discover three new species of pterosaurs in the Sahara
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletYahoo!
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date28/03/20
DescriptionScientists have discovered three new species of flying reptiles that roamed the skies of the Sahara 100 million years ago. The find is evidence of a "golden age for discovering pterodactyles"
Producer/AuthorDavid Child
URLhttps://uk.sports.yahoo.com/news/scientists-discover-three-species-pterosaurs-160700140.html
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleNew Species of Bird-Like Reptiles Discovered in African Sahara, Study Reveals
Media name/outletSputnik News
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date28/03/20
DescriptionA team of researchers form the UK, the US and Morocco headed by David Martill, a paleontologist at the University of Portsmouth, have identified three new species of flying reptiles that are believed to have inhabited prehistoric Morocco
URLhttps://sputniknews.com/science/202003281078745021-yet-unknown-species-of-bird-like-reptiles-discovered-in-african-sahara-study-reveals/
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleUniversity of Portsmouth professor discovers new species of flying reptile
Degree of recognitionLocal
Media name/outletThe News
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date26/03/20
DescriptionA team of scientists including David Martill have discovered an ancient species of flying reptile
Producer/AuthorNeil Fatkin
URLhttps://www.portsmouth.co.uk/education/university-portsmouth-professor-discovers-new-species-flying-reptile-2518727
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleInternational team discover new species of flying reptiles
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletBioengineer
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date26/03/20
DescriptionScientists, including David Martill from the University of Portsmouth have discovered three new species of toothed pterosaurs - flying reptiles of the Cretaceous period, some 100 million years ago - in Africa.
URLhttps://bioengineer.org/international-team-discover-new-species-of-flying-reptiles/
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleFossil Finds Give Clues about Flying, Spike-toothed Reptiles in the Sahara 100 Million Years Ago
Media name/outletNewsWise
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date25/03/20
DescriptionThree new species of toothed Pterosaurs flying reptiles of the Cretaceous period have been identified in Africa by an international team of scientists including David Martill
URLhttps://www.newswise.com/articles/diverse-community-of-flying-spiky-toothed-reptiles-inhabited-the-sahara-100-million-years-ago2
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleFossil finds give clues about flying reptiles in the Sahara 100 million years ago
Media name/outletEurekAlert!
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date25/03/20
DescriptionArticle about three new species of toothed Pterosaurs discovered by David Martill et al
Producer/AuthorBaylor University
URLhttps://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-03/bu-ffg032420.php
PersonsDavid Martill
TitleFossil Discoveries Give Clues about Flying, Spike-toothed Reptiles in the Sahara 100 Million Years Ago
Media name/outletBaylor University Magazine
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date24/03/20
DescriptionScientists, including academics from the University of Portsmouth discovered three new species of toothed Pterosaurs
Producer/AuthorTerry Goodrich
URLhttps://www.baylor.edu/mediacommunications/news.php?action=story&story=218162
PersonsDavid Martill

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