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Re: Confuciusornis



Jeffrey Willson wrote:
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Confuciusornis - Look Ma, no tail! The many complete feathered specimens lack
a well developed array of tail feathers (not to be confused with the hyper-
long pair of display feathers found on some specimens). The wings are large,
so this bird could fly, but not with much agility. 
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Anybody - hypotheses on the habits of this critter?
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Yeah. A lot of brooding, a little flapping.
Tom Hopp