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Re: 2 new african dinoaurs
> One, for example, is a meat-eating predator that looked like a scaled-up
> version of Velociraptor, the villain of the movie ''Jurassic Park,'' or a
> scaled-down version of Tyrannosaurus rex.
Hmm, is this saying it is a maniraptoran?
> Sereno has named the new predatory dinosaur Afrovenator abakensis,
Unless I have missed the formal naming, this should read "will name".
Until a proper description and naming is published in the approved
manner the name is not official, and is thus not binding.
[This has caused problems in the past - the name Ultrasaurus
was announced for a big Texas sauropod, and then some Japanese
scientist formally named a Japanese sauropod Ultrasaurus before
the formal publication of the U.S. Ultrasaurus, so the name was
preoccupied, and another had to be found].
The peace of God be with you.