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Idea: Pterosaurs have no feathers!



I have come across the idea that some paleontologists doubt pterosaurs have
feathers (the fur-like structures that appear present as imprints on some
specimens).   They say that these "hairs" are simply an artifact of
preservation and not part of the animal at all!  Even though, they claim,
isolated strands of hairlike material have been found imprinted on pterosaur
fossils, there is not enough evidence to show that these are really feathers
on the pterosaurs.  Some people really believe pterosaurs were as naked as,
say, reptilioids. 

Any comments?

Raptor RKC (Rachel Clark)