Discovered Dinosaur Named After Ghostbusters Villain

Scientists from the Royal Ontario Museum have named a newly discovered dinosaur species after the Ghostbusters villain Zuul.

CBC News reports a crew of private excavators accidentally bumped into the well-preserved ankylosaur skeleton while unearthing a nearby tyrannosaurus in the Judith River Formation in Montana. The plant-eating species, officially named Zuul crurivastator, is said to be 75 million years old.

Zuul ghostbusters composite 2Render of Zuul crurivastator (Credit: Danielle Dufault/Royal Ontario Museum) and Zuul from Ghostbusters

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