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Re: 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.
Such as Hyracotherium and Equus?
Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
Dept. of Geology
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742