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Re: Question about Sauropod Nostril Placement



From: "David Marjanovic"
> The tender lining of the nose _was_ at the front end of the skull. Just
the
> bony nares weren't. Remember Witmer's paper from 2001 in Science?

IMHO the ridge between both nares and the shape of the front part of the
skull show quite well the position of the nares:
http://dino.lm.com/images/display.php?id=624
I took advantage of the lights at the Brussels Museum for this photo.

My two cents - Luc J. BAILLY.