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RE: Raptorex, the new tiny tyrant

> From: owner-DINOSAUR@usc.edu [mailto:owner-DINOSAUR@usc.edu] 
> On Behalf Of Jura
> Sent: Thursday, September 17, 2009 4:24 PM
> To: dinosaur@usc.edu
> Subject: Re: Raptorex, the new tiny tyrant
> Wow, all this taxon needs is to have the species epithet end 
> in -saurus, for it to be the most cliched name in dinosaur 
> paleontology.

Hey, don't forget "-odon".

Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
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