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Re: Allosaurus jimmadseni
In a message dated 11/5/01 11:49:57 AM EST, firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
<< Incidentally, Chure's disseration also addresses the nature of previously
supposed "species" of _Allosaurus_ (such as _A. atrox_) as well as
describing in detail many previous mounts of _Allosaurus_ and their
Although I haven't gotten through the dissertation by a long shot, it seems
as if Dan finds only two distinguishable species of Allosaurus, namely, A.
fragilis and A. jimmadseni. Even the Bakker-distinguishable species (A.
atrox, A. maximus, A. amplexus, and so forth) and the Pickering species (A.
whitei) may be accounted for by individual variation. Dunno what Dan would
make of Wyomingraptor and Brontoraptor.