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Re: What are these dinosaurs? 2: Return of What are these dinosaurs?



In a message dated 11/18/99 5:17:31 PM EST, martin.barnett3@virgin.net writes:

<< If dinosaurus is a therapsid and therefore does not fall within the clade
 for dinosauria, should not the name (heaven forbid!) "Dinosauria" be changed
 under current naming rules? >>

No--fortunately, Dinosauria doesn't have to have a genus named Dinosaurus in 
it, just as Mammalia doesn't have a genus Mammalus in it.