Thursday, 3 April 2008

Dinosaurs to call our own

Wrangling over control of Catalonia, Valencia and the other areas that make up the Països Catalans is nothing new, but between 65 and 230 million years ago there was one undisputed master of the territory: dinosaurs.
Still today, our knowledge of the dinosaur species that once held sway in the Països Catalans largely remains a mystery. This fact has now prompted the Institut Català de Paleontologia to bring out a book – Dinosaurios del Levante Peninsular – that classifies many of the dinosaur species that could once be found in the region. (Full story in printed edition).