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Does anybody know when the Paper on Megalosaurus will be released? (I'm
still trying to draw an accurate representation of this dinosaur, but I'm
too late for the Prehistoric Times unfortunatly).
I'm surprised by the number of femora assigned to Megalosaurus (Where did
you get this info Nicholas?)
I only know of a left femur from Stonesfield -length approx 74cm, Oxford
University Museum, and a right from near chipping Norton -length approx
76cm, now on display in the Stroud museum (near my home).
Hopefully, OUM curator Philip Powel will provide me with the limb
circumference so I can use the Lyellian principle to get an estimate of the
holotype's weight. (I've already calculated one dinosaur, Metriacanthosaurus
parkeri, to be just over 800kg using this method)
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