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Re: Re: GIVING CERATOSAURS THE BOOT
>> Actually, the chances aren't too bad. I would have know problem if
>> Neoceratosauria were found to be closer to Tetanurae than to Coelophysoidea.
>Whoa, hold on. You just sent me a post saying that the Coelophysidae
>were firmly within the Ceratosauria. The above
>((Tetanurae+Neoceratosauria) + Coelophysoidea) is EXACTLY what I meant to
Well, the coelophysoids are CURRENTLY firmly in Ceratosauria. However, I'd
have know (sic) problem of seeing them closer to tetanurines (it makes for a
prettier phylogeny). Unfortunately, the data are not there for this.
Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
Dept. of Geology
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742