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RE: Same thing?



> From: owner-dinosaur@usc.edu [mailto:owner-dinosaur@usc.edu]On Behalf Of
> Garth Godsman
>
> Are coelosaur and coelurosaur equivalent terms?
>

They are the same thing, in so far as "coelosaur" is a common typographical
error!!!  (Some other common typos: "pterodon" for "Pteranodon";
"tryanosaurus" for "Tyrannosaurus"; "Gigantosaurus" for "Giganotosaurus".

                Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
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