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Re: Feduccia's delusion
> Leave us not forget that fringe group who regard dinosaurs as birds,
> dinosaurs fall into the stem group of all animals more closely related to
> modern birds than to modern crocodiles, which are modern birds' closest
> relatives. This is, of course, the most interesting
Oh, yeah, sure. Sorry.
> and the historically
> earliest way of conceiving of bird-dinosaur relationships.
Why? AFAIK Huxley (or someone else at his time) was the earliest and didn't
regard *Compsognathus*, leave alone *Megalosaurus*, as a bird?