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Re: Limusaurus Inextricabilis
El PaleoFreak writes:
> Is this a confirmation of the Wagner and Gauthier frame-shift
> hypothesis on theropod digits?
No -- it's an alternative to it. The tentative implication of the
Limusaurus paper is that the three digits of derived theropods were
always 2-3-4 after all, and not 1-2-3 as previously thought. No
Dave Hone's blog has a nice, comprehensible write-up:
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