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Re: The Permian-Triassic Extinction
Folks, I've not got time to argue about it today.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Michael J. Balsai" <email@example.com>
Sent: Sunday, October 22, 2006 10:33 AM
Subject: Re: The Permian-Triassic Extinction
><<Actually, there were dinosaurs in the Permian. But they were small
not very specialized at that point. The highly evolved premammalian
reptiles held dominion.>>
Actually, there weren't, Dora. The earliest known dinosaurs are from some
of the Middle Triassic localities. There were small reptiles during the
Permian, but no dinosaurs are among them. Either re-read whatever it was
throw it away.
I would agree with this and was baffled by the claim for dinosaurs in the