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Re: Heterodontosaurid with protofeathers



On Wed, Mar 18, 2009 at 3:36 PM, evelyn sobielski <koreke77@yahoo.de> wrote:
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>> http://scienceblogs.com/notrocketscience/2009/03/tianyulong_-_a_fuzzy_dinosaur_that_makes_the_origin_of_feath.php
> If the phylogenetic position of birds and mammals in respect to dinosaurs 
> were the other way of what it is, this discovery would be hailed not as 
> "feathers" but as "fur".

Does not this discovery strenghten the hypothesis of a homology
between pterofuzz and dinofeather?

http://dml.cmnh.org/2006Feb/msg00127.html
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Roberto Takata