The Monster Reptiles of Svalbard (Innbundet)

Author:

Torstein Helleve og Jørn H. Hurum

Norwegian title: Monsterøglene på Svalbard
Author: og
Binding: Innbundet
Year: 2012
Pages: 84
Illustrator: van Hulsen, Esther
Publisher: Cappelen Damm
Språk: Bokmål
ISBN/EAN: 9788202375652
Age: 5 - 12
Overview Monsterøglene på Svalbard

147 million years ago, the area we now know as Svalbard was covered by a shallow sea. With long snouts and tightly packed teeth large marine reptiles called ichthyosaurs roamed the depths hunting for food.

In this book you will get to know these animals and their habitat. You will also learn how scientists discovered the fossils, find out how they dug them up, and discover what marine reptiles are telling us about life in the Jurassic seas.

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Author Torstein Helleve

Jørn Hurum (1967–) is a palaeontologist and science communicator. He has collected fossils since childhood and written several factbooks.

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