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Re: Common names for dinosaur...




On Mon, 6 Mar 1995 Flyinggoat@aol.com wrote:

> >"Big Ed" = Edmarkia rex
> >"surrey dinosaur" = Baryonyx walkeria
> >"Sue", "Stan", "Scotty", "Black Beauty" = Tyrannosaurus rex
> >"Archie" = Archaeopteryx lithographica
>      (isn't this just a species tag?)
> 
> 
> -Add BHI's T Rex, "Duffy", named after their lawyer
> -"Raymond" the Triceratops, in private hands
> -"Uncle Beazley", the bronze triceratops on the green at the   Smithsonian,
> AND the best part of the childrens' book The Enormous Egg (if you want to
> count recreations)
> 
> and "Lucy" for certain other fossils that aren't so old.
> 
> Betty Cunningham(Flyinggoat@aol.com)
> 

Isn't there also a stegosaur nicknamed "Roadkill"?  I believe it was 
suspected to have been squashed beneath a landslide.

-Mikiel