*Note: This is a digitally colored version of the original, available here:
Velociraptor mongoliensis (Osborn, 1924)
Length: 2.07 m
The sclerotic rings of this once obscure little dinosaur suggest that she was primarily a nocturnal and/or crepuscular hunter amongst the sand dunes of Late Cretaceous Mongolia and China. Clever girl.
Sunday, August 30th, 2015