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Re: bcf vs. badd



we have neglected one obvious source of food that might drive the 
pterosaurs and the theropods up a tree to look for it:  mammals.
as i recall, some of the earliest mammal fossils are arboreal, including
primate like forms and rodent-like forms, both of which can  be very at home
in the trees.
b

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Bonnie Blackwell,                               bonn@qcvaxa.acc.qc.edu
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