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RE: Eumaniraptora stuff again......
--- Tim Williams <email@example.com> wrote:
> _Archaeopteryx_ may well be a basal eumaniraptoran.
> It's anatomy is
> strikingly similar to what one would predict in a
> basal eumaniraptoran.
> However, if this turns out to be the case,
> Eumaniraptora would become a
> junior synonym of Aves, since by definition
> _Archaeopteryx_ is a member of
You could always use Gauthier's definitons (which did
come first), but consensus rules out proirity
nowadays.... That would be the crown clade. So,
Avialae could be used as the "Aves".
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