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Re: Re: A few more...
>And it could be argued that this is not really a reversal but a genuine
>hoatzin autapomorphy. But I won't split hairs (feathers?).
You would argue that the hoatzin independantly evolved fingers from all
other tetrapods? That's taking BCF a little too far...
Wouldn't you agree that a reversal is more parsimonious?
Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
Dept. of Geology
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742