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Face-biting in ALLOSARUS?
> Dr. Philip Currie and I writing a paper on face/head-biting behavior in
large carnivorous dinosaurs. We have numerous tyrannosaur specimens showing
healed or healing pathological lesions. Literature reviews would indicate
ALLOSAURUS also shows healed cranial injuries incurred during intra-
interspecific biting, yet the material we have examined indicates otherwise.
> So is the literature wrong? A perpetual myth? Have any of our collegues
seen or can demonstrate healed or healing cranial trauma in ALLOSAURUS or
> Please reply offline.
> Many thanks,
> Darren Tanke
Technician I, Dinosaur Research Program
Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology, Box 7500
Drumheller, Alberta, Canada. T0J 0Y0
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