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Re: Paleo Bloopers



At 10:31 AM 2/20/97 -0700, you wrote:
>Okay, okay, I apologize at the get go, but it's an assignment, it's a
>living, a girl's gotta eat.  
>
>Anyone care to share with me their favorite historic boo-boo?  I.E. The
>wrong head on the Carnegie sauropod.

Well, how about the conclusion by Roy Chapman Andrews (?) that Oviraptor
was eating Protoceratops eggs, when it turns out to have been the parent
itself?  How many dino books have illustrated Protoceratops guarding what
was in fact an Oviraptor nest?
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