109 million year-old dinosaur footprints discovered in Iran

August 17, 2009

TEHRAN – A 109 million year-old rock containing 15 fossilized footprints of dinosaurs has been discovered in a village near Zarand, Kerman province of Iran.

Experts say the unique collection of footprints may belong to a mother dinosaur and her young, Mehr News Agency reported.
The northern parts of Kerman province are replete with fossil sites and have the potential to become a great destination for paleontologists.