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RE: Ceratops (was RE: Glishades ericksoni, ...)
> From: owner-DINOSAUR@usc.edu [mailto:owner-DINOSAUR@usc.edu]
> On Behalf Of Mike Taylor
> Sent: Thursday, May 13, 2010 5:02 AM
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> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: Ceratops (was RE: Glishades ericksoni, ...)
> On 13 May 2010 04:40, Paul P <email@example.com> wrote:
> >> _Ceratops_ is actually excluded from
> >> all proposed definitions of Ceratopsidae
> > ? If so, that's only because it's a nomen dubium.
> > Btw, "Ceratopsinae" is not used by ceratopsian experts.
> They already
> > and always have used Chasmosaurinae. See Dinosauria, Dinosaur
> > Systematics, etc.
> That may be largely true, but it's certainly not unanimous.
> For example, Peter Dodson's book _The Horned Dinosaurs_ uses
> Ceratopsinae throughout.
And Paul Sereno (who certainly qualifies as a ceratopsian expert, given his
association with Psittacosaurus in particular) uses Ceratopsinae.
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