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Xu Xing (paleontologist)

Index Xu Xing (paleontologist)

Xu Xing (born 1969) is a Chinese paleontologist who has named more dinosaurs than any other living paleontologist. [1]

68 relations: Beijing, Beipiaosaurus, Ceratopsia, Chaoyangsaurus, China, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Dilong paradoxus, Dong Zhiming, Erliansaurus, Eshanosaurus, Feather, Gigantoraptor, Graciliraptor, Gregory M. Erickson, Guanlong, Incisivosaurus, Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology, Jeholosaurus, Jinzhousaurus, Jurassic, Liaoceratops, Liaoningosaurus, Limusaurus, Linheraptor, Mark Norell, Mei long, Microraptor, Nanyangosaurus, Neimongosaurus, Oviraptorosauria, Paleontology, Paul Sereno, Pedopenna, Peking University, Phaedrolosaurus, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Psittacosaurus, Roy Chapman Andrews, Sinornithosaurus, Sinovenator, Sinusonasus, Sonidosaurus, Synonym (taxonomy), Troodontidae, Tyrannosauroidea, Xinjiang, Xinjiangovenator, Xixianykus, Xu (surname), Yanornis, ..., Yinlong, Yixianosaurus, Yutyrannus, Zhao Xijin, Zhou Zhonghe, Zhuchengceratops, 1999 in paleontology, 2000 in paleontology, 2001 in paleontology, 2002 in paleontology, 2003 in paleontology, 2004 in paleontology, 2005 in paleontology, 2006 in paleontology, 2007 in paleontology, 2009 in paleontology, 2010 in paleontology, 2012 in paleontology. Expand index (18 more) »

Beijing

Beijing, formerly romanized as Peking, is the capital of the People's Republic of China, the world's second most populous city proper, and most populous capital city.

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Beipiaosaurus

Beipiaosaurus is a genus of therizinosauroid theropod dinosaur from the Early Cretaceous of China.

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Ceratopsia

Ceratopsia or Ceratopia (or; Greek: "horned faces", Κερατόψια) is a group of herbivorous, beaked dinosaurs that thrived in what are now North America, Europe, and Asia, during the Cretaceous Period, although ancestral forms lived earlier, in the Jurassic.

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Chaoyangsaurus

Chaoyangsaurus ("Chaoyang lizard") was a marginocephalian dinosaur from the Late Jurassic of China (dated to between 150.8 and 145.5 million years ago).

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China

China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.

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Chinese Academy of Sciences

The Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), with historical origins in the Academia Sinica during the Republic of China era, is the national academy for the natural sciences of the People's Republic of China (PRC).

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Dilong paradoxus

Dilong (帝龍, which means 'emperor dragon') is a genus of basal tyrannosauroid dinosaur.

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Dong Zhiming

Dong Zhiming (Chinese: 董枝明, Pinyin: Dǒng Zhimíng; born January 1937), of the Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology (IVPP) in Beijing, is a Chinese vertebrate paleontologist.

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Erliansaurus

Erliansaurus is a genus of therizinosauroid theropod dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous of China.

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Eshanosaurus

Eshanosaurus is a genus of therizinosaurian dinosaur from the early Jurassic Period.

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Feather

Feathers are epidermal growths that form the distinctive outer covering, or plumage, on birds and other, extinct species' of dinosaurs.

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Gigantoraptor

Gigantoraptor is a genus of giant oviraptorosaurian theropod dinosaur.

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Graciliraptor

Graciliraptor (meaning "graceful thief") is a genus of theropod dinosaur from the early Cretaceous Period.

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Gregory M. Erickson

Gregory M. Erickson, Ph.D. in paleobiology at Florida State University.

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Guanlong

Guanlong (冠龍) is a genus of extinct proceratosaurid tyrannosauroid from the Late Jurassic of China.

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Incisivosaurus

Incisivosaurus ("incisor lizard") is a genus of small, probably herbivorous theropod dinosaur from the early Cretaceous Period of what is now the People's Republic of China.

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Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology

The Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology (abbreviated to IVPP) of China is a prominent research institution and collections repository for fossils, including many dinosaur and pterosaur specimens (many from the Yixian Formation).

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Jeholosaurus

Jeholosaurus is a genus of ornithischian dinosaur from the Early Cretaceous Period.

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Jinzhousaurus

Jinzhousaurus is a genus of hadrosauroid dinosaur of the Early Cretaceous of China.

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Jurassic

The Jurassic (from Jura Mountains) was a geologic period and system that spanned 56 million years from the end of the Triassic Period million years ago (Mya) to the beginning of the Cretaceous Period Mya.

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Liaoceratops

Liaoceratops, meaning "Liao Horned Face", is a ceratopsian dinosaur believed to be an early relative of the horned ceratopsids.

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Liaoningosaurus

Liaoningosaurus is an unusual genus of ankylosaurian dinosaurs from the early Cretaceous period of China.

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Limusaurus

Limusaurus (meaning "mud lizard") is a genus of theropod dinosaur from the Jurassic (Oxfordian stage) Upper Shishugou Formation in the Junggar Basin of western China.

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Linheraptor

Linheraptor is a genus of dromaeosaurid dinosaur which lived in what is now China in the Late Cretaceous.

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Mark Norell

Mark A. Norell (born July 26, 1957) is an American paleontologist and molecular geneticist, acknowledged as one of the most important living vertebrate paleontologists.

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Mei long

Mei (from Chinese 寐 mèi to sleep soundly) is a genus of duck-sized troodontid dinosaur first unearthed by paleontologists in Liaoning, China in 2004.

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Microraptor

Microraptor (Greek, μικρός, mīkros: "small"; Latin, raptor: "one who seizes") was a genus of small, four-winged paravian dinosaurs.

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Nanyangosaurus

Nanyangosaurus is a genus of herbivorous ornithischian dinosaur belonging to Hadrosauroidea that lived in the Late Cretaceous of present-day Henan Province, China.

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Neimongosaurus

Neimongosaurus ("Nei Mongol lizard") is a genus of herbivorous therizinosaur theropod dinosaur known from the Upper Cretaceous of Nei Mongol, China.

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Oviraptorosauria

Oviraptorosaurs ("egg thief lizards") are a group of feathered maniraptoran dinosaurs from the Cretaceous Period of what are now Asia and North America.

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Paleontology

Paleontology or palaeontology is the scientific study of life that existed prior to, and sometimes including, the start of the Holocene Epoch (roughly 11,700 years before present).

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Paul Sereno

Paul Callistus Sereno (born October 11, 1957) is a professor of paleontology at the University of Chicago and a National Geographic "explorer-in-residence" who has discovered several new dinosaur species on several continents, including at sites in Inner Mongolia, Argentina, Morocco and Niger.

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Pedopenna

Pedopenna (meaning "foot feather") is a genus of small, feathered, maniraptoran dinosaur from the Daohugou Beds in China.

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Peking University

Peking University (abbreviated PKU or Beida; Chinese: 北京大学, pinyin: běi jīng dà xué) is a major Chinese research university located in Beijing and a member of the C9 League.

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Phaedrolosaurus

Phaedrolosaurus is a genus of theropod dinosaur, based on a single tooth possibly from the Valanginian-Albian-age Lower Cretaceous Lianmugin Formation of Wuerho, Xinjiang, China.

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Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS) is the official scientific journal of the National Academy of Sciences, published since 1915.

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Psittacosaurus

Psittacosaurus ("parrot lizard") is a genus of extinct ceratopsian dinosaur from the Early Cretaceous of what is now Asia, existing between 126 and 101 million years ago.

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Roy Chapman Andrews

Roy Chapman Andrews (January 26, 1884 – March 11, 1960) was an American explorer, adventurer and naturalist who became the director of the American Museum of Natural History.

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Sinornithosaurus

Sinornithosaurus (derived from a combination of Latin and Greek, meaning 'Chinese bird-lizard') is a genus of feathered dromaeosaurid dinosaur from the early Cretaceous Period (early Aptian) of the Yixian Formation in what is now China.

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Sinovenator

Sinovenator (meaning "Chinese hunter") is a genus of troodontid dinosaur from China.

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Sinusonasus

Sinusonasus is a genus of dinosaurs from the Early Cretaceous Period, recovered from the Yixian Formation.

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Sonidosaurus

Sonidosaurus is a genus of sauropod dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous.

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Synonym (taxonomy)

In scientific nomenclature, a synonym is a scientific name that applies to a taxon that (now) goes by a different scientific name,''ICN'', "Glossary", entry for "synonym" although the term is used somewhat differently in the zoological code of nomenclature.

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Troodontidae

Troodontidae is a family of bird-like theropod dinosaurs.

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Tyrannosauroidea

Tyrannosauroidea (meaning 'tyrant lizard forms') is a superfamily (or clade) of coelurosaurian theropod dinosaurs that includes the family Tyrannosauridae as well as more basal relatives.

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Xinjiang

Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (شىنجاڭ ئۇيغۇر ئاپتونوم رايونى; SASM/GNC: Xinjang Uyĝur Aptonom Rayoni; p) is a provincial-level autonomous region of China in the northwest of the country.

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Xinjiangovenator

Xinjiangovenator (meaning "Xinjiang hunter") is a genus of coelurosaurian dinosaur of the Valanginian to Albian stages of the Early Cretaceous period.

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Xixianykus

Xixianykus is a genus of alvarezsauroid theropod dinosaur from the late Cretaceous period of China.

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Xu (surname)

Xu are two surnames of Chinese origin.

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Yanornis

Yanornis (Chinese: 燕鸟) is an extinct genus of fish-eating Early Cretaceous birds.

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Yinlong

Yinlong (隱龍, meaning "hidden dragon") is a genus of basal ceratopsian dinosaur from the Late Jurassic Period of central Asia.

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Yixianosaurus

Yixianosaurus (meaning "Yixian lizard") is a maniraptoran theropod dinosaur genus from the Early Cretaceous of China.

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Yutyrannus

Yutyrannus (meaning "feathered tyrant") is a genus of tyrannosauroid dinosaurs which contains a single known species, Yutyrannus huali.

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Zhao Xijin

Zhao Xijin (赵喜进; died July 21, 2012) was a Chinese paleontologist notable for having named numerous dinosaurs.

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Zhou Zhonghe

Zhou Zhonghe (born 19 January 1965 in Jiangdu, Jiangsu province) is a Chinese palaeontologist.

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Zhuchengceratops

Zhuchengceratops is a genus of extinct leptoceratopsid ceratopsian that lived during the Upper Cretaceous of modern-day China.

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1999 in paleontology

No description.

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2000 in paleontology

Data courtesy of George Olshevsky's dinosaur genera list.

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2001 in paleontology

Data courtesy of George Olshevsky's dinosaur genera list.

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2002 in paleontology

Willi Ziegler IA Bardashev and K Weddige described the conodont genus Eolinguipolygnathus.

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2003 in paleontology

German paleontologist and stratigrapher Heinz Walter Kozur (1942-2013) described the conodont genus Carnepigondolella.

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2004 in paleontology

Data courtesy of George Olshevsky's dinosaur genera list.

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2005 in paleontology

No description.

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2006 in paleontology

No description.

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2007 in paleontology

No description.

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2009 in paleontology

Three new species of extinct Octopoda discovered in 2009.

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2010 in paleontology

As science becomes more collaborative, papers with large numbers of authors are becoming more common.

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2012 in paleontology

Note: In 2012 International Code of Zoological Nomenclature was amended, with new regulations allowing the publication of new names and nomenclatural acts in zoology after 2011 in works "produced in an edition containing simultaneously obtainable copies by a method that assures (...) widely accessible electronic copies with fixed content and layout", provided that the work is registered in ZooBank before it is published, the work itself states the date of publication with evidence that registration has occurred, and the ZooBank registration states both the name of an electronic archive intended to preserve the work and the ISSN or ISBN associated with the work.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xu_Xing_(paleontologist)

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