Nasutoceratops art

Well the new ceratopsian Nasutoceratops has been named and the paper is out. If you want to read a bit about it, I have a post up over on the Guardian here. Since that’s already written, I wanted to do something a bit different here and thanks to Mark Loewen, I’ve been supplied with a series of nice images and art of the beastie and it’d be a shame not to use them here.

Nasutoceratops skeletal drawing by Lukas Panzarin
Here’s Lukas Panzarin’s skeletal of the animal (note that most of the skull is known).

Nasutoceratops stipples by Sammantha Zimmerman
Here’s Samantha Zimmerman’s lovely scientific illustration of the skull in two views which really shows off the shape and pattern of the horns well.

Nasutoceratops titusi on black by Lukas Panzarin
Lukas Panzarin is back again with this life reconstruction of the head.

Nasutoceratops titusi by Raul Martin 300 dpi
Next we have a Raul Martin piece of the whole animal, making its way through a swamp.

Nasutoceratops titusi by Andrey Atuchin
And finally Andrey Atuchin’s effort, another life reconstruction, this time with a nice tyrannosaur half hidden in the background.

All in all some beautiful stuff, but I had no room for it on the Lost Worlds, so I’m pleased to get it up somewhere. Thanks to the team for sharing and great stuff from all the artists.

6 Responses to “Nasutoceratops art”

  1. 1 Matt 17/07/2013 at 10:01 pm

    Looks like a parrot crossed with a bull. Great paintings.

  2. 2 220mya 18/07/2013 at 2:55 am

    One error on your Guardian post – the photo of the skull reconstruction should be credited to Rob Gaston, not Lukas Panzarin. Lucas did the artwork.

  3. 4 Thom Do 18/07/2013 at 11:14 pm

    My my, that thing’s got a serious beak.

  4. 5 Mark 05/11/2013 at 5:53 am

    That lurking beast must be Teratophoneus!

  1. 1 Hook ‘em Horn…Faces, that is! | intellectualgridiron Trackback on 20/07/2013 at 5:30 pm
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