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Re: the biggest predators

> Josh,
>      No flames necessary, but I wouldn't use the term "silly" to describe
> such speculations.  Educated guesses might be more appropriate.

    Well, they aren't really that educated, which was Josh's point.  Trying
to establish which species was largest on average, much less produced the
absolute largest individual (something we will NEVER know) with such a small
sample size is a bit silly.  The fact that the largest theropods were all
about the same size is more interesting, as it might something imply
something about the size limit of the theropod design.

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