thecodont


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Synonyms for thecodont

presumably in the common ancestral line to dinosaurs and crocodiles and birds

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Painter of Painted Desert's pastel vistas, guardian of Petrified Forest's fossil vegetation, the Chinle has given scientists Coelophysis and other Triassic dinosaurs, and even more primitive thecodonts and phytosaurs.
Best knownfor fossilized redwoods and cycads, the park has in the last few years generated much excitement with its Triassic animals: numerous Coelophysis, and phytosaurs and thecodonts.