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Re: mammal mystery



At 07:14 PM 2/20/97 -0500, you wrote:
>In a message dated 97-02-17 08:42:29 EST, you write:
>
><< As that endangerment is entirely the result of human activity, including
> demand for rhino horn, I would not make too much of it as evidence that
> rhinos are evolutionarily disadvantaged. >>
>
>Personally, I feel that any animal that can run 25 mph but can only see 10
>ft. in front of its face does bear a certain evolutionary disadvantage.  :)
>

not half as great a disadvantage as an animal standing in front of it at
the time....
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