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Re: Swimming Dinosaurs, 1980



On 10/19/05, Richard W. Travsky <rtravsky@uwyo.edu> wrote:
>   Coombs, W. P., Jr. 1980. Swimming ability of carnivorous dinosaurs.
>   Science 207:1198-1200.
>
> The Science News article implies that this was the first, or rather the
> second, reported find of swimming tracks. Coombs is quoted as saying
> "similar tracks have been reported only one other time".

Well, AFAIK, Gillette (Tracking Dinosaurs) is skeptical about swimming
dinos tracks. I'm not sure if it is that track that was latter
reinterpreted as a sea-turtle track.

[]s,

Roberto Takata