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Re: questions on tetanurines & etymology



> >Does anyone know the etymology for Kronosaurus; "krono-" is the problem.
> 
> I presume it is from Kronos (the Greek equiv. of Saturn): Titan, father of
> Zeus, who swallowed all the other of the first generation of Olympians
> before being slain by the infant Zeus, who "liberated" his siblings.

     Is this because pliosaurs have such big mouths?

LN Jeff
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