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Re: no feathers on Pelicanimimus
> The first birdlike dino to be found in Europe, the animal had a
> pelican-like throat poach and a soft tissue crest on its head.
> Microscopic examination of the skin showed that its surface was
> wrinkled and "bore no evidence of any structures such as feathers or
> enlarged scales", according to Derek Briggs of Bristol Universtiy,
> who, with Jose Luis Sanz of Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, has been
> studying the fossil.'
How do we know about the pouch and crest? Are there more details?
That's some really exciting information!
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