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Re: DINOSAUR BEHAVIOR
> customized cutlery? More than once I've come back to the thought that
> among mammals, only cats have claws that look even remotely like a
> dromaeosaur's inner one, and cats do use those claws for something
> besides killing.
That is something I have been meaning to ask for a while; I have
heared that the "edge" of the Deinonychus toe claw is actually really
rounded like a hand claw, rather then having a sharp edge. Yeah, I know
it would have a horny sheath, but if the sheath was sharp, wouldn't you
expect the claw itself to reflect that shape to some degree?