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Re: Climbing dromaeosaurs?
From: Randy King <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11. december 1998 19:54
Subject: Re: Climbing dromaeosaurs?
>I've never liked this theory. There are many successful strategies
>for climbing trees, and nothing like the dromaeosaur claw. Although
>it seems that such a claw would work, it doesn't seem like it would
>work that well. And if it did, three or four suck claws should work
>better. And it seems a sicle would work much better on a hand or
>foreleg than the rear leg.
I am not a big fan of this theory either, however, one must admit
dromaeosaur front limbs were quite well equipped for the task.