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Re:prolacertiformes as arboreal leapers,.



----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Larry Febo" <larryf@capital.net>
To: "Renesto Silvio" <renesto@mailserver.unimi.it>
Cc: <dinosaur@usc.edu>
Sent: Friday, March 16, 2001 5:18 PM
Subject: Re:prolacertiformes as arboreal leapers,.


> PS....I`ve seen pictures of Tanystropheus depicted in a bipedal stance as
> well. In primates, bipedalism came about as a consequence of arborality.
> Perhaps a parallel development was the case for Prolacertiforms???

Never ever -- unless you find a _brachiating_, tailless prolacertiform.