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Re: "No Bolides!"



 From: pwillis@ozemail.com.au (Paul Willis)

 > Whoooo there boy!!!! If you are going to play the
 > endothermy-for-dinosaurs-because-they-are-in-high-latitide-sites-in-Australi
 > a routine you should also be aware that crocodiles, turtles and
 > labyrinthodonts have also come out of these sites. This greatly complicates
 > the picture and indicates that there is some problem with the palaeotemp
 > data for the early Cretaceous of southern Victoria. ...

True enough.

However there is also the North American data.  Here dinosaurs extend
without noticable problem all the way to the North Slope of Alaska,
yet the largest crocodilian, Phobosuchus, is not known much further
north than the Canadian border.

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