Posts Tagged ‘George Callison’

He’s HERE!

Fruitadens, the Smallest Plant Eating Dinosaur in the World! A small but excited crowd was given the pleasure of being the first to see Fruitadens today at Dinosaur Journey. In case you’ve been hiding under a rock, Fruitadens is the latest sensation in the Grand Valley. Discovered in 1976 by George Callison, Fruitadens is the [...]


Unveiling of New Dinosaur Exhibit: Fruitadens

This exhibit features a life-size, fleshed-out reconstruction of Fruitadens, one of the smallest adult dinosaurs in the world, found right here in the Grand Valley in 1976 by paleontologist (and Grand Junction resident) George Callison. Tiny adult dinosaurs are rare, and even more rare are plant-eating dinosaurs that weighed less than a house cat. Among [...]