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Re: dino extinction



From: Rob Meyerson <meyersrt@uwec.edu>
 > ...  Despite how
 > Bubonic Plague ravaged human populations, I am unaware of any other species
 > that were affected to the same degree (were the rats that carried the
 > plague-fleas killed as readily?).

Not that I know of.

In fact high survival rates in the rats would contribute to
making them more effective vectors of the disease. (Each rat
would infect more people the longer it lived).


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