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"Dinosaur at Phu kum Khao,Sahatsakhan district" Kalasin Things to Do Tip by Pat_Bangkok

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Fossils of carnivorous dinosaurs of the giant Tyrannosauridy have also been found in different parts of the northeastern region.

The Thai-French Dinosaur Survey have identified this as a new family of dinosaurs in Thailand and have given it the name Siamotyrannus isanensisgen.

The best known thai dinosaurs (Phuwiangosaurus, Siamosaurus and Siamotyrannus) all come from the 125 million years old formation name" Sao Khua"

Dinosaur fossils have also been discovered at Phu Pha Ngo, Kuchinarai District, Kalasin Province and at Phu Kum Khao, Wat Sakkawan, Sahatsakhan district, Kalasin Province where most discoveries of dinosaur fossils in Thailand have been made.

The most complete articulated in Thailand is Skeleton of Phuwiangosaurus Sirindhornae 125Mya which located in Wat Sakkawan,Phu kum Khao,Sahatsakhan district.

Address: Wat Sakkawan,Phu kum Khao,Sahatsakhan district
Directions: Follow the main road no. 227 (kalasin-sahatsakan)around 28 kms, there are the way to Wat Sakkawan.

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  • Updated Mar 12, 2007
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