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Re: Dinosaur Genera List corrections #39
On Fri, 23 Feb 1996 Dinogeorge@aol.com wrote:
> III. Synonymies and other systematics miscellanea
> p. 11: _Chilantaisaurus tashuikouensis_ is tentatively
> synonymized with _Alectrosaurus olseni_
This is the type species, as I recall, no? If the pedal material is
anything like the way it is illustrated in _The Dinosauria_, then there
is no way this is _Alectrosaurus_, or any other tyrannosaurid.
Looks much more like an allosaur or an outsized ornitholestian.
> pp. 86, 87: _Chilantaisaurus_ is tentatively referred to as
> a segnosaur
Are they talking about _"C." maortuensis_ here?
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