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Re: Dinosaur Genera List corrections #83



In a message dated 98-01-07 04:48:50 EST, jaemei@hotmail.com writes:

<< Of course, waiting for the paper 
 to come out or a formal etymology (together, separated, or whatever) is 
 the best course of action. Or talking to an Arabian or linguist. >>

The paper may be a long time coming. Dale Russell tells me that Rob Long
coined the name when he and Dale were working on Hell Creek theropods (the
putative type specimen is at the Los Angeles County Museum). Both have since
been sidetracked by other projects and will probably not return to Hell Creek
theropods soon.