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Re: Tyrannosaurus "Scavenger vs. Predator" debate (joke)
Jaime Headden wrote-
> <So as you can see, it's the large occipital condyle that's causing
> Itemirus to clade with non-tyrannosauroids. Size-related perhaps?>
> Actually, according to what you presented, it seems to be the relative
> size of the foramen magnum, rather than the condyle, in which case the
> condyles otherwise do not resemble those in tyrannosaurs.
Typo on my part.
> Note, the
> ventral basisphenoid recess is either not coded for, absent from the
> analysis, or ignored, not sure, but that should also link *Itemirus* with
> tyrannosaurids, as well.
The answer is B- not included in the analysis yet.