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Sharovipteryx



For the aerodynamics of Sharovipteryx, see a truly elegant paper by Gans et al.
Paleobiology 13: 415-426, 1988. As Ron Orenstein predicts, a model Sharovipteryx
flies like a brick. BUT if you add an anterior canard, it glides really well.
A+ for insight, Ron.

Cheers

Richard Cowen