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Re: A few more...



> >You would argue that the hoatzin independantly evolved fingers from all
> >other tetrapods?  That's taking BCF a little too far...
> 
> I would argue that it never lost the fingers.
> 
     I know next to nothing about bird evolution.  When were the ungals 
lost in most birds?  If the hoatzin never lost them, does that make Aves 
paraphyletic?

LN Jeff