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RE: Dinosaur mummies



The saw-toothed back frill (if preserved as restored)
suggests "Dakota" is either _Edmontosaurus_ or
_Anatotitan_ (or both, depending on how one lumps or
splits hadrosaur taxa... ;-)

Guy Leahy


--- Nick Pharris <npharris@umich.edu> wrote:

> Quoting Yasmani Ceballos Izquierdo
> <yceballos@estudiantes.uci.cu>:
> 
> > What species "Dakota" represent?
> 
> Last I heard, they were still waiting to see if the
> head is preserved.  
> Without the skull, it is difficult (if not
> impossible) to identify a 
> hadrosaurid skeleton to species level.
> 
> -- 
> Nick Pharris
> 
>