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Microraptor was a genus of small, four-winged paravian dinosaurs. Numerous well-preserved fossil specimens have been recovered from Liaoning, China.

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Dubbed Microraptor, the crow-sized fossil is one of the smallest dinosaurs ever found and one of the most controversial, challenging conventional theories and ...

May 24, 2013 ... Planet Dinosaur takes to skies, to investigate the perculiarities of winged dinosaurs. microraptor had feathers for gliding but is it enough to ...

10 Facts About Microraptor, the Four-Winged Dinosaur - Dinosaurs


Microraptor is one of the world's most astonishing feathered dinosaurs, possessing four, rather than two, wings. Here are 10 essential Microraptor facts.

Flight of the Microraptor - Scientific American Blog Network


Nov 18, 2013 ... The small feathered dinosaur Microraptor could probably glide - but how well? We aimed to find out...

Microraptor gui

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Microraptor gui: Bird or Dinosaur. A look into the therapod dinosaur-bird evolution debate. Justin Costa Rica. There are many hypotheses about the relationship ...

10 Feathered Facts About Microraptor | Mental Floss


Oct 3, 2014 ... Microraptor had long, powerful feathers anchored onto its arms, but the critter's hind limbs are where things really start to get unusual.

Dragon-Like, Feathered Dinosaur Was Ace Flyer


Nov 6, 2012 ... Crow-size Microraptor had aerodynamic wings that allowed it to turn on a dime, paleontologists say.

Microraptor - National Geographic Kids


Microraptor was one of the smallest of all meat-eating dinosaurs. It weighed less than a pound. Its long upper arm bones were similar to those of Troodon and ...

Reconstruction of Microraptor and the Evolution of Iridescent ...


Reconstruction of Microraptor and the Evolution of Iridescent Plumage. Quanguo Li,; Ke-Qin Gao,; Qingjin Meng,; Julia A. Clarke,; Matthew D. Shawkey,*, ...

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Get to Know a Dino: Microraptor gui


Apr 26, 2016 ... The bizarre, bird-like dinosaur Microraptor gui appears to have four wings: both its front and back limbs were feathered. And those rear leg ...

Microraptor - Prehistoric Wildlife


Information about the dinosaur Microraptor and other prehistoric creatures.

A shiny dinosaur –four-winged Microraptor gets colour and gloss ...


Mar 8, 2012 ... The latest species to get this treatment is Microraptor. This Chinese dinosaur was about the size of a crow. Its body was covered in feathers.