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Re: MEGALANCOSAUR notes from Ruben.




John Ruben (via Betty Cunningham) wrote:

Unfortunately, it's become an increasingly untrendy animal for serious
discussion because as soon as the genus is mentioned, many
"dinos-are-birds" zealots automatically react as if it were being
proposed as the avian ancestor,....

As indeed it was...

Feduccia, A. and Wild, R. (1993). Birdlike characters in the Triassic archosaur Megalancosaurus. _Naturwissenschaften_ 80: 564-566.




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