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Re: Dinosaur article



In a message dated 95-12-08 04:23:19 EST, jpoling@infinet.com (Jeff Poling)
writes:

> I am aware of only one skin impression of a theropod dinosaur,
>and it is NOT from one closely related to the supposed ancestor of
>Archaeopteryx, or Archaeopteryx itself.  When somebody finds a confirmed
>skin impression of a Dromaeosaurid, the dinosaurs considered to be the
>closest relations of Archaeopteryx, this argument may have merit.
>
>

_Pelecanimimus_ has featherlike integumentary impressions. See the original
article in one of the 1994 issues of _Nature_. (I really should update my
files of current references...)