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A Papo Prehistoric Animal Banner

Every thing Dinosaur crew members have been despatched a dinosaur themed banner by our friends at Papo. The French producer emailed over the Papo dinosaurs banner, are you able to identify the trio of dinosaur fashions featured on the picture?

Papo Les Dinosaures banner.
Papo of France kindly despatched Every thing Dinosaur a dinosaur themed product banner. Are you able to identify the trio of dinosaur fashions featured within the Papo picture?

Papo Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Animal Fashions

The French producer has spent greater than twenty-five years creating an inspirational vary of fashions and figures. In whole, Papo presently produces greater than 600 replicas. The corporate’s prehistoric animals, the “Les Dinosaures” vary consists of round fifty figures together with the just lately launched Papo Protoceratops.

Papo Protoceratops model
Papo Protoceratops mannequin in lateral view. The Protoceratops determine was the primary of the brand new prehistoric animal fashions launched into the “Les Dinosaures” vary in 2022.

The Papo Protoceratops Dinosaur Mannequin

Papo has added a number of horned dinosaur figures to their mannequin vary. The newest addition is a duplicate of “first horned face” – Protoceratops. The mannequin measures sixteen centimetres in size and the highest of that delicately painted neck frill stands some eight centimetres excessive. The Papo Protoceratops has an articulated jaw.

The Papo Protoceratops in anterior view
Papo Protoceratops in anterior view. The engaging and really placing eyespots depicted on the dinosaur’s head protect may be seen when the mannequin is photographed in anterior view.

Protoceratops is without doubt one of the most extensively studied of all of the dinosaur genera. Sarcastically, the primary fossilised stays of this little plant-eater have been discovered 100 years in the past (1922). It’s acceptable for Papo to introduce a duplicate of “first horned face” to mark the centenary of this dinosaur’s discovery.

Protoceratops (P. andrewsi) was scientifically described in 1923 (Granger and Gregory).

Papo Dinosaur Mannequin Retirements

Like all the opposite mannequin and determine producers, Papo are consistently updating and altering the vary of replicas they provide. With the addition of the Papo Protoceratops comes information that one other horned dinosaur mannequin, the pink Papo Styracosaurus mannequin is being retired and withdrawn from manufacturing.

Papo Styracosaurus dinosaur model.
The unique Papo Styracosaurus mannequin was launched in 2011 and has been formally retired in 2022. It is going to be changed by a brand new, inexperienced color variant of Styracosaurus.

Initially launched in 2011, the pink Papo Styracosaurus dinosaur mannequin is heading for retirement and is now formally out of manufacturing. This determine is due to get replaced by a inexperienced color variant. A spokesperson from Every thing Dinosaur confirmed that shares of the inexperienced Papo Styracosaurus could be out there shortly.

Papo Styracosaurus dinosaur model (new colour variant)
The brand new for 2022 Papo Styracosaurus color variant. The inexperienced color variant will substitute the pink Styracosaurus dinosaur mannequin, which has now been retired.

Papo Mannequin Followers and Collectors

Papo has constructed up a robust following throughout the prehistoric animal mannequin gathering group. There are a lot of Papo mannequin followers and collectors who champion this product vary and the prehistoric animal fashions therein.

To view the vary of Papo “Les Dinosaures” fashions and figures out there from Every thing Dinosaur: Papo Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Animal Fashions.



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