Tribolonotus Novaeguineae 1834 (dr. Herman Schlegel)

In 1834 dr.Hermann Schlegel during a scientific expedition off the coast of Papua New Guinea at an altitude of 60 meters above sea level in the tropical forest thickets discovered a previously unknown species of prehistoric reptile appearance. Strong head with the crown of the extracted bone eight teenagersdistinguished by its relation to the rest of the body, the back cover two pairs of sharply curved towards the tail spiny scales. Extending from the neck to the tip of the tail. Colours species of jansny to the dark brown brynatny. For many years, considered to be the family Cordylus due to the visual relationship. Only a few decades after the discovery of DNA studies yielded a surprising result and re-introduced confusion in the scientific community. Tribolonotus proved to be a representative of the family and not as Scinadle Cordylus thought.
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