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Re: Theropod ears

henri.ronkko@kolumbus.fi wrote:

> I'm looking for detailed information on the structure of the
> theropod ear. I could also use text about the ears of birds, as
> birds are living = members of this deceased clade.

If you want to go deeper into the ear than Ralph Miller's response
did, you might want to look at:


and the reference therein.  Said reference describes a cranial
endocast from an _Allosaurus_, and the cast includes the semi-circular
canals.  The summary that was on the web is gone (i.e., the link in
the message whose URL I just gave you is dead), but you should be able
to get a hold of the original article...

Mickey Rowe     (rowe@psych.ucsb.edu)