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Re: [Re: [feathers]]
Hello Matt , can you give me some help on this question ?
> email@example.com wrote:
> > Hello , Your answer got me to thinking , are there any birds or water
> > foul
> > that do not have hollow bones ?
> > Thanks for your help.
> > Earl
> Penguins and another bird (I forget it's name, but it lives on the Galapagos
> and has real short wings) I know have very robust bones. They are more solid
> than other bird bones, but I'm not sure how much. Also I believe Hesperonis
> had bones like that too. I can't verify too much right now, but I might be
> able to later on in the week. If I do I'll give you a ring. Till then I
> suggest looking at some books devoted to penguins and such. They'll probably
> have some pictures. Matt Troutman might have more to add on this too, since
> he seems well versed in avian anatomy. Try him. I forget his e-mail, but it's
> on the
> list and shouldn't be hard to get.
> Hope some of this helps
> Archosaur J
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