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Re: Theories on the extinction of dinosaurs
In a message dated 11/20/99 5:33:56 AM Pacific Standard Time,
> > Doubt that anything like humans would have appeared
> > among the mammals.
> Well, humans are so far down stream of 65 mya, such speculation is
> meaningless. A more useful statement might be: Primates would not have
> evolved were it not for the extinction of non-avian dinosaurs.
Correct me if I'm wrong (I'm sure somebody would have anyway :-), but hadn't
Primates likely already appeared at the time of the K-T extinctions?