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Re: Details on SVP 2002 Part 1

--- Aegyptiacus@aol.com wrote:
> I said :
>  (I think there was the same kind of question for the first amniote in 
> the DML archives, which was there first : anapsid or synapsid)? 
> Of course I meant Sauropsid or Theropsid

Researchers seem to be favoring "synapsid" over "theropsid". Of course, being
sister groups by definition, both _Synapsida_ and _Sauropsida_ would have
appeared at the same time, when the ancestral amniote (sensu stricto) lineage
split into two.

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