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Re: two new papers
At 08:47 AM 10/6/98 -0400, Thomas R. Holtz, Jr. wrote:
> I wrote:
>>Yikes! I don't have this species. When, and by whom, was it
>Russell, D.A. 1996. Isolated dinosaur bones from the Middle
>Cretaceous of Tafilalt, Morocco. Bull. Museum national
>d'Histoire naturelle, Paris, serie 4 18: 349-402.
>>Dromaeosaurids and Troodontids back together!?!?
>>How solid is this?
>Well, there are some pretty good characters to unite troodontids
>and dromaeosaurids. However, there are also some entirely
>different pretty good characters to unite troodontids and
>ornithomimosaurs. On top of that, there are a few pretty good
>characters to unite troodontids and the oviraptorosaur-
>therizinosauroid clade, and a handful of good characters to
>unite troodontids and tyrannosaurids.
So, in summary, its anybody's guess where the troodontids really belong?
Maybe I should make the whole family "Coelurosauria incertae sedis"?
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