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Re: Dsungaripterus...



Only have handled a very cruddy cast so I can't be sure...I was relying on
Wellnhofer who describes the structures as "tooth-like bony knobs" as
opposed to  the "real, conical teeth" of the then-Phobetor.

Cheerio
Brian
>
>  Correct me if I'm wrong, Brian, but personal observation tells me
>that there are distinctly implanted teeth which are medially expanded
>into bulbous crushing platforms, and that the teeth grade from the
>*Germanodactylus rhamphastinus* to the *Noripterus* and "Phobetor"
>type to *Dsungaripterus*. These teeth appear to have the same
>position and exterior morphology with contact to the jaws as do those
>other taxa, though I've not had opportunity to examine the skull itself.
>
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