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Re: "Feathery fossil shows birds aren't dinosaurs"



--- Dinogeorge@aol.com wrote:

> << How do these no-dino people explain the rather
>  striking similarity between bird skeletons and
> those
>  of certain small theropods?  Surely not in BCF
> terms? >>
> 
> Convergence. It is to laugh.

Well, if there's THAT much possible convergence in
evolution, what are the limits of convergence?  

Couldn't the feathers themselves (if that's what they
are on dinosaurs OR L.) be convergence by the same
rationale?


=====
Larry

"I've been ionized, but I'm OK now."

http://members.tripod.com/~megalania/index.html

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