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Re: diplodocus eggs ?
On Thu, Feb 21, 2008 at 8:03 AM, Mike Taylor <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> As your guessed, the ovipositor
> shown in WWD is speculation: there is not a shred of evidence either
> way. Another programme from the WWD stable (the one with Nigel Marven
> and the Argeninosaurus herd) shows sauropods dropping eggs from
> hip-height into soft sand -- which is equally unsupported. Until we
> find fossils that preserve the relevant soft tissue, there is just no
> way to know.
OOC, is there any particular reason sauropods couldn't have just crouched down?
T. Michael Keesey
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