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Re: Dromeosaurid behavior........Pack hunting!



On Thu, 29 Apr 1999, John M. Dollan wrote:

> Bill Adlam wrote:
> 
> > Another more prosaic explanation to add to the list is that the
> > Tenontosaurus carcass had gone bad, and the Deinonychus died of food
> > poisoning.  Call me unromantic if you like.
> 
> Yeah, but there is something so natural about the unromantic ideas!  I
> certainly wouldn't rule it out....

Natural?  That the _Tenontosaurus_ carcass would have gone so rancid that
the four _Deinonychus_ who were stupid enough to eat it dropped dead right
then and there?

-Nick P