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Re: The pterosaur in the egg: a new report
I just wrote...
> And look how tiny the trunk you've reconstructed is. The beastie
> looks like a hatchling even compared to *Dendrorhynchoides* and
> *Anurognathus*, determined to fall on its chin from its unsustainable
> bipedal pose -- and subsequently unable to lift its head off the ground.
> Judging from your reconstruction, it's a baby, and not a precocial one --
> or, alternatively, still below hatching size.
Wang & Zhou mention evidence that it's quite close to hatching. Ironically,
the dentaries they find indicate a considerably smaller skull than the one
you've found. So I'm inclined to agree with them.