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Re: ARE THEROPODS REALLY *THAT* STUPID?



>From: Jeffrey Martz <martz@holly.ColoState.EDU>
 > It was an Edmontosaurus, and there were neural spines in a row were not 
 > smashed, they were snapped clean off a a semicircular pattern suggesting a 
 > T.rex mouth.  One had a hole punched clear through it.  I think Ken 
 > Carpenter's interpretation of a T.rex attack fits better than 
 > intraspecific combat.

Ah, I thought that was the specimen you meant.  It, or a cast of it,
is at the Denver Museum of Natural History. Having seen it, I tend
to agree, it looks more like predator damage than anything else.

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