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Re: Brontosaurus



<It's far too late. *Apatosaurus* has become quite widely
known in the meantime, and you can take its name as an allusion to how its
name changed, or how its proposed lifestyle changed. Do we really want to
convey the image of a trampling 30-tonne fatso any longer?>

Well, yes we do.
A thundering dinosaur, earth trembling, is a much more vivid image than
'lizard to be looked at later'.
Which name someone uses does tell you something about the person.