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In a message dated 98-05-28 10:42:42 EDT, darren.naish@port.ac.uk writes:

<< Caudal verts are platicoelous-amphicoelous, so I suppose this is not 
 a titanosaur. >>

Since everyone seems to believe that _Opisthocoelicaudia_ is a titanosaur,
there's no reason to exclude platycoelous/amphicoelous caudals from
Titanosaur[ia; formes; oidea; idae; take your pick]. These could simply be
transitional between the familiar procoelous caudals of most titanosaurs and
the opisthocoelous caudals of _O._

Dripping with sarcasm...