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Re: why larger?
In a message dated 97-02-17 11:56:06 EST, you write:
> Cope's Law: in any given lineage, organisms tend to increase in size
> over time. For example, horses and elephants.
Yes but what about the _pygmy_ Mastadons that persisted on Rabgel Island
until about 4Ka (6Ka longer than their full sized counterparts elsewhere in
N.America and/or Asia)
At least that's what I have heard!
Thomas R. Lipka