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Re: Did pterosaurs feed by skimming?
Mark Witton writes:
> With such stunted hindlimbs, the wing shape, regardless of
> brachiopatagial attachment point, is narrow and well suited to
> long-distance dynamic soaring, and the discovery of over a thousand
> Pteranodon species 200 km from the nearest palaeoshoreline is
> pretty good taphonomic evidence for this, as well.
Wow. That is one speciose genus.
/o ) \/ Mike Taylor <email@example.com> http://www.miketaylor.org.uk
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