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Re: It's Mei day!!



Quoting "Jaime A. Headden" <qilongia@yahoo.com>:

>   There will be more on this set of fossils as time progresses. Sunny
> Hwang, primary author of the abstract in question, is in charge of
> describing this new Ukhaa Tolgod troodontid, whose skull is featured on
> the http://paleo.amnh.org/ website under the Gobi expeditions header as
> "Shuvuuia."

Ugh.  In fact, at http://paleo.amnh.org/gobi/onload.html ("Fossil Discoveries",
eighth button down in the second column), they claim that the skull in question
is the type specimen of _Shuvuuia_.

They also have a _Citipati_ mislabled as _Oviraptor_, but what else is new?

Nick Pharris
Ph.D. Candidate
Department of Linguistics
University of Michigan