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BUSAN, South Korea -- Four years ago, an 80 million-year-old dinosaur fossil was discovered at Dudo, located at the entrance to Gamcheon Port. 

According to the Busan Regional Maritime Affairs and Port Office, the fossils were confirmed to be from the Cretaceous period. 

The office also said world-renowned dinosaur expert Dr. Corwin Sullivan and Professor Emeritus Kim Hang-mok, from Pusan National University, jointly researched the finding.

The fossil has a similar bone frame to the Auroraceratops, or the Archaeoceratops, which are herbivorous dinosaurs. This is the first time this kind of dinosaur was found in Korea. 

Source: Busan eFM News

80 Million Year Old Dinosaur Fossils Found in Dudo Confirmed to Be From Cretaceous Period


BUSAN, South Korea — Four years ago, an 80 million-year-old dinosaur fossil was discovered at Dudo, located at the entrance to Gamcheon Port. 

According to the Busan Regional Maritime Affairs and Port Office, the fossils were confirmed to be from the Cretaceous period. 

The office also said world-renowned dinosaur expert Dr. Corwin Sullivan and Professor Emeritus Kim Hang-mok, from Pusan National University, jointly researched the finding.

The fossil has a similar bone frame to the Auroraceratops, or the Archaeoceratops, which are herbivorous dinosaurs. This is the first time this kind of dinosaur was found in Korea. 

Source: Busan eFM News


 

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