Saturday, July 24, 2010


Triceratops adult and baby
length 40cm (adult)
scale 1/20

 The main references

Goodwin, M. B., Clemens, W. A., Horner, J. R., and Padian, K. (2006). "The smallest known Triceratops skull: new observations on ceratopsid cranial anatomy and ontogeny." .
Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 26 (1): 103. 
Horner JR, Goodwin MB."Major cranial changes during Triceratops ontogeny."Proc Biol Sci. 2006 Nov 7;273(1602):2757-61.

Fujiwara, S.-I. (2009). "A Reevaluation of the manus structure in Triceratops (Ceratopsia: Ceratopsidae)." Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 29(4): 1136-1147.
Hieronymus TL, Witmer LM, Tanke DH, Currie PJ.(2009)."The facial integument of centrosaurine ceratopsids: morphological and histological correlates of novel skin structures."
 The Anatomical record    2009, vol. 292, no9, pp. 1370-1396 


Wednesday, July 14, 2010

My work at special exhibition of dinosaur museum.

The special exhibition of the Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum.


 Skull of  Mamenchisaurus youngi'l.


 Skull of Lufengosaurus magnus.

 Apatosaurus baby.  

Euhelopus zdanskyi

Fukuititan nipponensis.
This dinosaur was discovered in Japan.

Nigersaurus skull and reconstruction model. This reconstruction model is my work. This is the first time that my work is exhibited at this museum.