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Re: origin of bats/reply 2 to TMK

Well, no -- entirely aside from the tree issue, the digit even without a feather, can operate as a 'snag' (a vortex generator), thereby serving much the same purpose as an alula.

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Subject: Re: origin of bats/reply 2 to TMK

If you assume that archie landed in trees, then it sure seems like it had _better_ have an alula,