Help support TMP

"Meet Borealopelta markmitchelli, ‘Best-Preserved..." Topic

4 Posts

All members in good standing are free to post here. Opinions expressed here are solely those of the posters, and have not been cleared with nor are they endorsed by The Miniatures Page.

For more information, see the TMP FAQ.

Back to the Prehistoric Message Board

358 hits since 4 Aug 2017
©1994-2018 Bill Armintrout
Comments or corrections?

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP04 Aug 2017 12:19 p.m. PST

… Armored Dinosaur".

"Borealopelta markmitchelli is a species of nodosaur, a type of ankylosaur. It roamed the Earth during the Cretaceous period, about 110 million years ago.

Its spectacularly detailed ‘mummy' was found by accident in March 2011 by excavator operator Shawn Funk at the Suncor Millennium Mine in Alberta, Canada.

The Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology in Drumheller, Alberta, was notified and sent a group of paleontologists to take a look. The researchers soon realized that the rocks contained an armored dinosaur…"



Main page


skedaddle Supporting Member of TMP04 Aug 2017 1:02 p.m. PST

That's cool! Thanks Armand

gavandjosh0205 Aug 2017 4:51 a.m. PST


Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP05 Aug 2017 10:53 a.m. PST

Happy you enjoyed it my friends!. (smile)


Sorry - only verified members can post on the forums.