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RE: Bipedal apatosaurs and stegosaurs?
From: Robert J Meyerson <firstname.lastname@example.org> (Rob Meyerson)
> To answer Stan's comment about his rearing gazelle, I concede that there may
> be behavioral exeptions at the species level (especially for the smaller
> sauropods, where the energy lost by rearing would be regained a la mode by
> the food source), but this behavior wouldn't be common to the group.
No one that I know of is suggesting that ALL sauropds used a tripodal
feeding stance. The suggestion is that *diplodocids* and *dicraeosaurs*
used this mechanism.
The peace of God be with you.