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Fw: Mesozoic Neornithes



This erroneously got to me alone rather than the list:

----- Original Message -----
From: "fredericus ruhe" <fredruhe@xs4all.nl>
To: <david.marjanovic@gmx.at>
Sent: Friday, June 29, 2001 4:13 AM
Subject: Re: Mesozoic Neornithes


> At 21:22 28-06-2001 +0200, you wrote:
> >> >>
> >> North America, Mongolia (don't bet too much on that), Uzbekistan
> >> (questionable), Chile (a bit less questionable), _Antarctica_.<<
> >> (emphasis my own)
> >> That's Chatterjee's loon, right?  Has that been validated?
> >
> >Right, *Polarornis* (forgot the specific name, if it already has one).
>
> Yes, there is a specific name to it: Polarornis gregorii.
> It was mentioned in Abstracts 5th SAPE Meeting & Jehol Biota Symposium,
> Beijing 2000, Vertebrata PalAsiatica, supplement to 38: 1-63
>
> But I think it's still a nomen nudem. Perhaps we have to wait for the
> proceedings.
>
> Hope it helps,
>
> Fred Ruhe