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Re: Cheekless and lipless dinosaurs -- a haven for germs?

Ralph Miller III wrote:

> It would also seem that Czerkas himself has modified his view that lips are > 
> necessary, as he presented a talk at the last SVP which brings into question 
> > the correctness of applying cheeks and lips to ornithischians.

Stephen's decision to "go cheekless" with his dinosaurs stems (I
believe) from the fact that he considers them to be "reptiles", the term
he applied to them throughout his talk at SVP '97. Seems a bit outdated
an idea to me.

Brian (franczak@ntplx.net)