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Re: Jobaria and the Elephant Commit Suicide



In a message dated 11/12/99 8:19:45 AM Pacific Standard Time, 
STARSONG@prodigy.net writes:

> Yes, I know that the scull bones of sauropods are the lightest and most
>  fragile of all their bones (speaking generally) and that drifting
>  down-stream surely accounts for some missing sculls, but I suspect that 
head
>  biting by theropods might account for many of the missing sculls of
>  sauropods.

Well, yes, this is highly probable.  The question is whether the sauropods' 
heads were bitten off before or after they died.

--Nick P.