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Re: Plesiopterys, new plesiosaur from Germany

> The new Journal of Paleontology has a new plesiosaur. I'm
> a bit queasy about the spelling of the name (getting
> from "pteryx" to "pterys" is pretty weird),

Not at all. Look where s and x are on your keyboard. :-(

That doesn't quite explain why it's seemingly spelled that way every time,
though. ~:-|