[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Subject Index][Author Index]

Re: Status of _Utahraptor_?

In a message dated 2/1/01 1:35:49 PM Pacific Standard Time, 
Dinogeorge@aol.com writes:

<< Almost all the 
 theropods everyone has been calling "dromaeosaurids" probably aren't; they 
 should be referred to as "velociraptorids" instead (with Velociraptorinae 
 raised to family level as Velociraptoridae). Dromaeosaurus is represented by 
 a single specimen that is mainly a few skull and mandible bones with teeth, 
 and these are quite different from comparable elements of velociraptorid 
 theropods such as Deinonychus and Velociraptor. >>

     What is the status of the "dromaeosaurid" with the short, bulldog-like 
face (from Alberta, I think)? Has it been published yet? DV.