The prototype of dinosaurs in Jurassic Park comes to Chongqing!
Steven Allan Spielberg in photo with the triceratops in Jurassic Park in 1993.
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- Do you remember the American triceratops in the movie Jurassic Park, the classic work created by famous Hollywood director Steven Spielberg? It has come to Chongqing! Recently, the news conference about the American triceratops skull being placed in Bishan District, Chongqing was held. The skull fossil, used as the prototype of the triceratops dinosaur in Jurassic Park is also the first triceratops skull fossil in Chongqing, was placed in Bishan District. It will be on permanent exhibition for free in Bishan.
The skull fossil of triceratops exhibited
Triceratops is one kind of quadrupedal dinosaur, which was notable for the three horns on its head. Ouyang Hui, the dinosaur expert, as well as the director of Chongqing Natural History Museum, said the most obvious feature of triceratops lies in its skull. He said triceratops boasts of a huge skull, nearly one third of the whole body; besides, the structure of the skull is very special with three horns.