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Re: Young Allosaur feathers?

HP Michael Lovejoy wrote:

> One of the models I'm doing at the moment is a 1/35th Allosaur family
> I'm toying with the idea of "feathering" the smallest juveniles, a la
> illustration in PDW. The only thing that bothers me is that they aren't
> coelurosaurs.
> Anybody got an opinion?

So does Brett Booth :

Personnally I don't, but the real question is: have allosaurid skin patches
been found, especially from juvenile specimens?

If not, absence of evidence isn't evidence of absence. True feathers are
highly unlikely IMHO; some filaments, I don't know.

Cheers - Aspidel.