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RE: Turtles are parareptiles, and Eunotosaurus is their sister
> From: owner-DINOSAUR@usc.edu [mailto:owner-DINOSAUR@usc.edu]
> On Behalf Of Mike Taylor
> > Using the taxonomy in this paper Reptilia includes two
> major branches,
> > parareptiles and eureptiles.
> That is some truly horrible taxonomy. So Reptilia contains
> Parareptilia (i.e. that which is "alongside Reptilia"). I
> guess they must have Pseudosuchia envy.
Take it up with E.C. Olson, though. These terms have been around since the
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