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Re: dung beetles

On Sun, 10 Apr 2005 15:20:23 -0700 (PDT) pheret <pheret@pheret.com>
> has anyone ever found a fossilized dung beetle (or a similar animal) 
> in a 
> dinosaur caprolite?  and, if so, were they proportionately bigger 
> than the 
> elephant dung beetles?  i bet they were pissed when the dinosaurs 
> disappeared!

Dr. Karen Chin has found holes in paleo-plop that she attributes to a
dung beetle-esque insect.  I believe she has yet to find the hole-maker.