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T rex print-Ty-rant
>> There is Tyrannosauropus (or is it Tyrannosauripus?--my reference is not with
>> me in San Diego yet), which is based on a large print that can only be that
>> of Tyrannosaurus, the only dinosaur capable of leaving a print of that size
>> and shape.
> I think it is _Tyrannosauripus_. My reference is here somewhere...
> Oh come on, George. Ten years ago _Tyrannosaurus_ was the
>"largest" theropod, too. Just because there isn't another theropod in the
>current fossil record from the New Mexico Maastrichtian that is large
>enough to create _Tyrannosauripus_ does not mean that one didn't exist.
The person you SHOULD be ranting at is Martin Lockley, HE'S the one who
identified the print, and George is just relateing what Martin said.