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Re: T rex bites your bum
> And has an easy answer: Horner's more popular than me when it comes to TV
Dear Tom and List,
Yes Jack gets more press, but Tom, you're a whole lot prettier. Get a
Loves your calender Cliff
> Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
> Vertebrate Paleontologist
> Department of Geology Director, Earth, Life & Time Program
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> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Thomas R. Holtz, Jr. [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> > Sent: 24 May 2005 14:05
> > To: email@example.com; DragonsClaw@gmx.net; 'DML'
> > Subject: RE: T rex bites your bum
> > > From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]On Behalf
> > > John Hunt
> > >
> > > There has been much speculation regarding the speed or otherwise of
> > > tyrannosaurs but I have not noticed much research into the locomotive
> > > abilities of the potential prey. What were the relative proportions
> > > femur, tibia and metatarsals of hadrosaurs (I have noticed that the
> > > metatarsals of tyrannosaurs are often overlooked in arguments
> > > limb proportions)?
> > [Sputtering out his morning coffee...] OVERLOOKED!?!?!?!?!?
> > Sorry, sorry, no reason I should take this personally...
> > function, big morphometrics of theropod limb paper in JVP
> > back in the 1990s, papers on theropod predation in the 2000s making just
> > this point, talks at DinoFest on just this point, chapter
> > in Dinosauria II, freaking KID'S BOOK on the subject, grumble, grumble,
> > grumble, grumble, grumble...).
> > (Yeah, and Eric Snively and Greg Paul need some credit here, too...)
> > Okay, for the hadrosaurid limb proportions: tibiae scale to femora
> > under tyrannosaurids, metatarsals WAY under
> > tyrannosaurids.
> > Further paper on precisely this topic should be coming your way after
> > rex symposium this summer.
> > Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
> > Vertebrate Paleontologist
> > Department of Geology Director, Earth, Life & Time Program
> > University of Maryland College Park Scholars
> > Mailing Address:
> > Building 237, Room 1117
> > College Park, MD 20742
> > http://www.geol.umd.edu/~tholtz/
> > http://www.geol.umd.edu/~jmerck/eltsite
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