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Re: New guy



In a message dated 96-02-06 10:35:43 EST, Tom Holtz writes:

>Mononykus and "Ornithomimus" minutus have an arctometatarsus: I can show you
>the slides of these.  Alvarezsaurus does not.  I do not know the condition
>of the foot of Patagonykus.
>
>

This makes me _seriously_ doubt the proposed relationship between _Mononykus_
and _Alvarezsaurus_. If they're going to be confamilial, they should at least
have the same pedal structure, for Heaven's sake.