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Re: T. rex bones



On Tue, 7 Jan 1997, Jeff Poling wrote:

>    I was recently asked if _T. rex_ had hollow bones, and I couldn't
> remember one way or the other.  Which is it?  The _Dinosauria_ doesn't seem
> to say, unless I didn't recognize the term, which is possible.  What is the
> term for hollow bones, to go into the anatomical dictionary?

Robert Bakker uses the term "Pneumatic" a lot when discussing bone
features in Tyrannosaurus

Coelo-  meaning "hollow"

---John Schneiderman (dino@revelation.unomaha.edu)