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Re: Mongolian dinosaur inspires religion in grad student



On Sun, 29 Sep 1996 Dinogeorge@aol.com wrote:

> In a message dated 96-09-28 20:59:35 EDT, znc14@ttacs1.ttu.edu (Jonathan R.
> Wagner) writes:
> 
> >         A DISTINCT "LIP" OR EXPANSION OF THE DORSAL MARGIN OF THE
> > ARTICULAR END OF THE MANUAL UNGUALS.
> >         This charachter is only found in (everyone?  Together now...)
> > oviraptors, and elmisaurs.  
> 
> Oh, puh-leeze! You of all people pushing one-character cladistics! And
> especially a trivial character like this!

        So after all this exchange about fingers and digit loss, perhaps
you could explain why Segnosaurs have three digits if they aren't
theropods?