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Re: (intentionally left blank?)

it's just so much easier if you people agree that the stupid things are
ALL birds but only the bird group that survived the KT was Aves.


Dinogeorge@aol.com wrote:
> In a message dated 11/1/99 4:29:12 PM EST, eamalitz@hotmail.com writes:
> << If its an Oviraprotorosaur then this seems
>  to punish the bird-> flightless theropod model. I >>
> Actually, it supports the bird->flightless theropod model. The oviraptorosaur
> (if that is what it belongs to!) pygostyle is best explained as a feature
> acquired as a flight adaptation that was retained in the ground-dwelling
> descendant form.

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(Society of Vertebrate Paleontology member)