The species' feathers were at least 15 centimeters long and appear to have covered the dinosaur's skin, which would have given it a shaggy appearance, says study coauthor Corwin Sullivan of the Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing.
What does IVPP stand for?
IVPP stands for Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology
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- Institution of Veterinarians of Poultry Industry (Bangalore, India)
- Intravenous Pathogenicity Index
- Informacines Visuomenes Pletros Komitetas (Lithuania: Information Society Development Committee)
- Indian Valley Public Library (Telford, PA)
- Integrated Virtual Private Network (software)
- Intelligent Virtual Private Network (Business Telecommunications)
- International Virtual Private Networking
- Internationale Virtuelle Private Netze (German: International Virtual Private Networks)
- IP Virtual Private Network
- Insects as Vectors of Plant Pathogens (est. 1990; Centre for Environmental Sciences; Madrid, Spain)
- Interrupt Vector Prefix Register
- In Vitro-Produced with Serum (livestock)
- Inter Valley Pool Supply (Pomona, CA)
- Isolated Valvular Pulmonary Stenosis
- International Veterinary Pathology Slide Bank (University of Georgia)
- International Visa Passport Service Corporation
- Illinois Valley Public Telecommunications Corporation
- Instituut Voor Permanente Vorming (Dutch: Institute of Continuing Education; Belgium)
- Iterative Virtual Power Weighted (algorithm)
- Iterative Virtual-Uplink Power Weighted (algorithm)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The team of palaeontologists from the University of Bristol, UK, the Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology (IVPP) in Beijing, University College Dublin and the Open University report two kinds of melanosomes found in the feathers of numerous birds and dinosaurs from the world-famous Jehol beds of NE China.
In many ways, it is "more basal, or primitive, than Archaeopteryx," said paleontologist Xu Xing at Beijing's Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology.
Rieppel, LaBarbera, and Chun Li of the Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology in Beijing describe their analysis of the fossil in the Sept.
gui may have glided from tree to tree like today's flying squirrels do, speculates a research team led by Xing Xu of the Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology in Beijing.
Xing Xu of the Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology in Beijing and his colleagues describe the unusual dinosaur in the Sept.
Prum and his coworkers from the Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology in Beijing now report they've found feather antecedents on the remains of Sinornithosaurus millenii, a 124-million-year-old raptor dinosaur from Liaoning, China.
8 SCIENCE, the new bird sported three types of feathers, says Zhonghe Zhou, a paleontologist at the Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology in Beijing and coauthor of the report.