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Re: Mesozoic - the heyday of life?
In a message dated 97-06-13 22:42:45 EDT, firstname.lastname@example.org (Jonathon Woolf)
> No, I wouldn't call
> _Vulcanodon_ very big [6.5m]. Certainly not next to mammoths, or
> _Indricotherium_, or even its own later cousins like _Apatosaurus_ and
> _Diplodocus_. And next to _Brachiosaurus_, _Vulcanodon_ was a gnat.
Point taken; however let us not forget _Barapasaurus_ and _Cetiosaurus_, from
the Early and Middle Jurassic, respectively, and measuring on the order of
18m (60 ft) each!