A reconstruction of Ubiraja jubatus, a dinosaur with “hair” and “ribbons”. Image: Luxquine, CC BY-SA 4.0 A reconstruction of Ubiraja jubatus, a dinosaur with “hair” and “ribbons”. Image: Luxquine, CC BY-SA 4.0
A reconstruction of Ubiraja jubatus, a dinosaur with “hair” and “ribbons”. Image: Luxquine, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Dinosaur with ‘hair’ and ‘ribbons’ has scientists enthralled

  • The reptile known as Ubirajara jubatus had two unique features protruding from its shoulders, that appear to be ‘protofeathers’
  • The odd-looking dinosaur lived 110 million years ago and was the size of a chicken

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A reconstruction of Ubiraja jubatus, a dinosaur with “hair” and “ribbons”. Image: Luxquine, CC BY-SA 4.0 A reconstruction of Ubiraja jubatus, a dinosaur with “hair” and “ribbons”. Image: Luxquine, CC BY-SA 4.0
A reconstruction of Ubiraja jubatus, a dinosaur with “hair” and “ribbons”. Image: Luxquine, CC BY-SA 4.0
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