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Re: bauplan convergence



At 03:40 PM 17/06/2000 -0700, Ken Kinman wrote:

Ahmed,
Creodonts evolved into whales?? Where did you get that? That's definitely news to me.


I think he means mesonychids, a quite different group (though recently a link to artiodactyls has been proposed). For a popular account of the mesonychid theory read the book "At the Water's Edge" by Carl Zimmer.
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