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Re: Archeopteryx: bird/not Aves

I don't remember.  was thinking about Archie probably


Casey wrote:
> Where do Troodontids fit into Paul's proposed scheme?  This proposal does
> make sense to some degree (vestigial semi-lunate carpal and sternal carina,
> and it takes care of that whole temporal problem).  What does he say about
> the opisthopubic condition (pubic "boot" not pointing backwards as far as in
> Archaeopteryx), and the elongate tail of Dromaeosauridae?

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