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Re: More on the Massospondylus embryos



Dear Luis and List,

    Yikes, fanciful is a kind discription of the rendering with the article
of an adult Massospondylus. It is a little on the sixth grade class project
level. I have to admit though, the fossil of the baby itself is
breathtaking.

Cliff
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Luis Rey" <luisrey@ndirect.co.uk>
To: "El PaleoFreak" <saichania@gmail.com>
Cc: "-Dinosaur Mailing List-" <dinosaur@usc.edu>
Sent: Thursday, July 28, 2005 5:48 PM
Subject: Re: More on the Massospondylus embryos


> That is a rather fanciful restoration and I frankly don't see what are
> the advantages for this animal to normally walk this way (when even in
> this one it's obvious that it will be tilting forward to use its front
> legs for walking). Sorry, don't agree with it.
> Serious skeletal reconstructions have already been done by  Greg Paul
> et al. so....
>
>
> On 29 Jul 2005, at 00:38, El PaleoFreak wrote:
>
> > Luis Rey wrote:
> >> Have I missed something?
> >
> > This one?
> > http://www.newscientist.com/data/images/ns/9999/99997746F2.JPG
>
> Luis V. Rey
>
> Visit my website on http://www.ndirect.co.uk/~luisrey
>