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RE: Theses and Megalosaurids (joke)

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From: owner-dinosaur@usc.edu [mailto:owner-dinosaur@usc.edu]On Behalf Of
Williams, Tim
Sent: Saturday, July 27, 2002 4:09 PM
To: 'dinosaur@usc.edu'
Subject: RE: Theses and Megalosaurids (joke)

Tracy Ford wrote:

> I have no problem with mentioning nomen nuda, in fact sometimes that how
> we learn about an important specimen, like the Korea bird 'Poornis' or
> what ever its name.

I know the description of this bird is crappy, and I know its country of
origin is going down the toilet... but is that any reason to refer to the
North Korean bird as "Poornis".

Ok, so I missed a 'R'.

Proornis LIM, 1993

Tracy L. Ford
P. O. Box 1171
Poway Ca  92074