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Re: Tooth Counts in Tyrannosaurs



In a message dated 4/11/99 10:50:39 AM EST, smithjb@sas.upenn.edu writes:

<< _Torvosaurus_ has 10-13 teeth in the one examined specimen. >>

This is indeed strange: You have only one specimen, and it sometimes has 10 
teeth and at other times 13 teeth? Yes, I would agree that >this< kind of 
variability would make tooth count a bad character...