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Re: New JVP: no dinosaurs



At least there won't be any mammals, either.  I'll take fish any day over
parsing terms like "selenolophodontiform postmetaconulid cristae."  I like
dinosaurs.  A couple of basic types of teeth, minor variations, and they
shed like cat fur.

--Toby White

The Vertebrate Notes at:
http://home.houston.rr.com/vnotes/index.html and
http://www.dinodata.net

----- Original Message -----
From: "Thomas R. Holtz, Jr." <tholtz@geol.umd.edu>
To: "dinosaur" <dinosaur@usc.edu>
Sent: Wednesday, November 28, 2001 12:09 PM
Subject: New JVP: no dinosaurs


> Greetings,
>
> Just noticed that the latest issue of Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology
> (December 2001) is online (for those with access) at:
>
http://www.bioone.org/bioone/?request=get-toc&issn=0272-4634&volume=021&iss
u
> e=04
>
> This issue is dedicated to the 9th INTERNATIONAL MEETING ON EARLY
> VERTEBRATES/LOWER VERTEBRATES (aka fish, although there is one paper on
the
> "boomerang-head" amphibian _Diplocaulus_).
>
> So, for the first time in ages, no dinosaur or other archosaur papers in
the
> issue.
>
> Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
> Vertebrate Paleontologist
> Department of Geology Director, Earth, Life & Time Program
> University of Maryland College Park Scholars
> College Park, MD  20742
> http://www.geol.umd.edu/~tholtz/tholtz.htm
> http://www.geol.umd.edu/~jmerck/eltsite
> Phone: 301-405-4084 Email: tholtz@geol.umd.edu
> Fax (Geol):  301-314-9661 Fax (CPS-ELT): 301-405-0796
>