Ornithischia


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Ornithischia

a large herbivorous order of dinosaurs, most of which were bipedal. They were characterized by a bird-like pelvic girdle, which possessed a postpubic bone stretching on each side below the ischium.
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Otro hallazgo del tambien fotografo de National Geographic, fue encontrar la especie endemica Velafrons coahuilensis, del orden Ornithischia, que media 14 metros, su mayor atractivo era su prominente cresta (parecida a la vela de un barco).
Here is some background information on the Chinese dinosaurs, who, like other dinos, belong to two orders: Ornithischia (bird-hipped), which were four-legged plant-eaters and Saurischia (lizard-hipped), which included two-legged meat-eaters (theropods) and four-legged plant-eaters (sauropods).