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Re: T. rex limitations



In a message dated 98-04-30 03:20:45 EDT, cadams@hh.gpz.org writes:

<< If T. rex needed a suspended phase in its gait to catch its prey, it had
it.
 If it needed to run more like an ostrich than a duck to catch its prey, it
did.  >>

Just a random thought: Suppose the real need for T. rex to run was to escape
from predators, such as larger individuals of its own species. There's ample
evidence that they did indeed kill each other in intraspecific combat...