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Re: Fwd: juveniles faster than adults.



If this applies to Wolves that also blows my theory that faster
juveniles means little to no parental care.  As long as the little
tykes grow out of doing something reckless before they start
outrunning their mothers I guess there's no imperative one way or
another here.

On Tue, Nov 30, 2010 at 11:54 PM, Dann Pigdon <dannj@alphalink.com.au> wrote:
> I would also add Komodo monitors to the list. Juveniles need to be faster in 
> order to avoid
> becoming a meal for an adult. However their sprawling gait probably doesn't 
> make them very good
> analogues for theropods.
>
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