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Matt Troutman wrote on 25th Feb 99:

> As Martin pointed out in his huge 1991 paper on the anatomy of
> _Archaeopteryx_, ornithurines ossify their tarsometatarsus in a
> distoproximal fashion.  I think that it is just a convergent development
> in _Archaeopteryx_.

How would people characterise the Ax metatarsus, and are there any
reasonably         accessible detailed descriptions about?