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Re: CERATOPSIAN



At 01:28 PM 11/9/97 -0500, Dinogeorge@aol.com wrote:
>Dale Russell notes that most _Triceratops_ skulls are found upside-
>down, as
>if the horns snagged on river bottoms while the bodies were still 
>floating
>along. This is in _A Vanished World_.
>
For those found in channel deposits, or in sandbars, or even proximal
crevasse splay deposits, I could certainly believe this.

For those found in overbank deposits, I would question this interpretation.
 (Not impossible, just bloody unlikely *that* frequently).

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