“Hey, Jude: Montana welcomes new dinosaur ‘Judith’ found by amateur”

An artist rendering of the new dinosaur species Spiclypeus shipporum, which has been nicknamed ‘Judith’.

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2016/may/18/new-dinosaur-species-judith-montana-fossil-collector

A novice fossil collector’s lucky find in a remote Montana badlands more than a decade ago represents a new kind of spectacularly horned dinosaur, researchers announced Wednesday.

The bones unearthed near Winifred, Montana represent a previously unknown species of dinosaur that lived 76 million years ago.

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My name is Isabelle Whitehead. I was a member of the Bolton School group on the Operation Wallacea 2015 expedition to Peru.

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