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Body Size Distribution of the Dinosaurs

Figure 6

Frequency distribution of dinosaur species body size for two major formations: (a) the Morrison and (b) Dinosaur Park.

Both formations showed negatively-skewed distributions, with the Morrison formation approximately unimodal and the Dinosaur Park formation best fitted by a bimodal distribution (see Table 2). These patterns should be interpreted with caution, however, due to the small number of data points for each formation.

Figure 6

doi: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0051925.g006