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Missouri's Official State Dinosaur


A bone to pick for Missouri

(Thursday, February 19, 2004 - Daily Dunklin Democrat)

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.

In recent years,

Missouri lawmakers have established

an official state grass, grape and horse.

On Wednesday, they took the first step toward

designating an official state dinosaur.

http://www.dddnews.com/story/1062525.html


 

The Missouri Dinosaur Story

(Bollinger County Museum of Natural History - Marble Hill, Missouri)

http://www.bcmnh.org/missouridinosaurstory.html


 

The State Dinosaur

(Missouri Secretary of State)

http://www.sos.mo.gov/symbols/symbols.asp?symbol=dino


 

Missouri State Dinosaur

(Hypsibema missouriensis)

http://www.e-referencedesk.com/resources/state-symbols/missouri/dinosaur.html


 

Hypsibema missouriensis

(Wikipedia)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hypsibema_missouriensis


 

Missouri dinosaur gets exposure on Discovery cable series

(Sunday, March 27, 2011 - By Tim Barker - St. Louis Post-Dispatch)

http://tinyurl.com/4kum6td

 


Introduction to the Hadrosaurs - The “duck-billed” dinosaurs

(University of California/Berkeley)

http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/diapsids/ornithischia/hadrosauria.html

 


Dino  Russ’s Lair

(More than you may want to know about dinosaurs! ;-)

http://web.me.com/dinoruss/dinoruss-lairhome.html