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Re: Of course nonavian dinosaurs could fly - duh

In a message dated 9/26/09 4:54:56 PM, quailspg@frii.com writes:

<< Denver Fowler wrote:

> Elongate feathers on the metatarsus would be

> equally awkward in an arboreal bird as in a

> ground-dwelling bird.

So... what scenarios for lifestyle are we left with? The long legs seem to

indicate a mostly ground dwelling existence.  >>

A number of arboreal animals have elongated limbs, including some primates.