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Re: Shedding archosaurs?
I thought turtles (like mammals) were outside of the archosaur group.
Sure, but so are the lepidosaurs. Among the living, only crocodiles and
birds are archosaurs, and neither shed their skin.
> crocodiles don't do it,
I considered that, but remained unsure, mostly because crocs have also
gone back to being secondarily exothermic.
(If it's true.)
> birds don't do it...
...because they now molt.
Doesn't follow. They still have skin, and they don't shed it even on their