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Re: Ptero fuzz distribution?
And one solitary species has some hair in the undercamber area of the inner
wings, where it doesn't have so much affect aerodynamically. This appears
to be a compromise between aerodynamics and insulation.
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Sent: Wednesday, July 26, 2006 9:01 AM
Subject: Re: Ptero fuzz distribution?
In a message dated 7/26/06 8:11:59 AM, firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
<< I don't believe any fuzz has been preserved on pterosaur wings. Which
isn't too surprising, considering it wouldn't be particularly
advantageous aerodynamically speaking. >>
Some fast flying bats have vertically oriented, smooth surfaced fur
in between the narrow zones around the arms onto the membranes for