Flaming Cliffs, Omnogovi Province

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The Flaming Cliffs site, also known as Bayanzag, sometimes Bain-Dzak,, with the alternative Mongolian name of Улаан Эрэг, is a region of the Gobi Desert in the Ömnögovi Province of Mongolia, in which important fossil finds have been made. It was given this name by American paleontologist Roy Chapman Andrews, who visited in the 1920s. The area is most famous for yielding the first discovery of dinosaur eggs. Other finds in the area include specimens of Velociraptor and eutherian mammals. It is illegal here to remove fossils without appropriate permits.The red or orange color of the sandstone cliffs, hence the nickname.Dinosaur fossilsThe following are dinosaur fossils that have been found in the Flaming Cliffs.Theropods: Maniraptorans: Velociraptor, SaurornithoidesOviraptorids: Oviraptor Ornithischians Ceratopsians: ProtoceratopsAnkylosaurids: Pinacosaurus
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  • It is known that this is where the eggs and fossils of fear are buried. We don't have anyother light guests who have been led to look for fossils or see egg fossils. But standing on a dirt cliff, it is a beautiful view, a look. You can imagine the great fear of living here.
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  • Bayanzag or Flamings Cliff, nice place, Dinosaurus history ! nice place for a walk, view of mountains, old lake that does not exist today, incredible  more »
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  • THISH PLACE LIKE MIRAMAAR IN PUBG AND THISH PLACE IS SAME 2 SAME DITTO LIKE MIRAMAAR
  • Amazing place!
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