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Last Updated: Wednesday May 24 2006 09:00 GMT

In pictures: Potter-inspired dinosaur

The name of a newly-discovered dinosaur was inspired by Harry Potter. It's called Dracorex hogwartsia - a reference to the wizard's school     Pic: Children's Museum Of Indianapolis

The name of a newly-discovered dinosaur was inspired by Harry Potter. It's called Dracorex hogwartsia - a reference to the wizard's school

Here's a side view of the creature - which was about the size of a big horse   Pic: Children's Museum Of Indianapolis

Here's a side view of the creature - which was about the size of a big horse

And here he is from the front. He roamed the Earth 66m years ago and his remains were found in 2003   Pic: Children's Museum Of Indianapolis

And here he is from the front. He roamed the Earth 66m years ago and his remains were found in 2003

A dinosaur expert tells kids about the creature, which is on show at the Children's Museum in Indianapolis     Pic: Children's Museum Of Indianapolis

A dinosaur expert tells kids about the creature, which is on show at the Children's Museum in Indianapolis

Kids check out the skeleton of Dracorex hogwartsia. Wonder if they're Potter fans too?   Pic: Children's Museum Of Indianapolis

Kids check out the skeleton of Dracorex hogwartsia. Wonder if they're Potter fans too?



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