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RE: Fixing Feathers




On Thursday, May 27, 1999 3:59 PM, Dinogeorge@aol.com [SMTP:Dinogeorge@aol.com] 
wrote:
> In a message dated 5/27/99 3:18:34 PM EST, augwhite@neosoft.com writes:
>
> << Why not?  I suppose I'd just taken it for granted that they were
> homologous
>  without any special reason to think so.  Is there a special reason to think
>  they are not? >>
>
> For one thing, they are composed of different substances.

Oops.  Right you are.  I was thinking of amniote-type keratinous scales.

  --Toby White