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Re: New horned dinosaur from Montana



It does seem like they're crawling out of the woodwork this week. If I'm not mistaken, that's eight new horned critters published in a span of just two or three days. (That'd be Ajkaceratops, Coahuilaceratops, Diabloceratops, Medusaceratops, Ojoceratops, Rubeosaurus, Sinoceratops, Tatankaceratops... cripes, did I miss any?)

I remember quite liking the name Medusaceratops when it appeared in Ryan's dissertation, and am pleased that circumstances provided for it to become a valid name after all. (Not that I had any major objection to Albertaceratops; Medusaceratops just sounded infinitely more cool!)

In any event, congratulations to all who had a hand in this week's horned dino invasion!

Regards,
Rob Taylor



----- Original Message ----- From: "David Krentz" <ddkrentz@charter.net>
To: <zach.armstrong64@yahoo.com>
Cc: "DML" <dinosaur@usc.edu>
Sent: Friday, May 28, 2010 2:13 PM
Subject: Re: New horned dinosaur from Montana


  I tripped on something walking out the front door this morning.
Whatdaya know!  It was another new Ceratopsian!  These things are
everywhere today.