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RE: Publication and the Code
> From: owner-VRTPALEO@usc.edu [mailto:owner-VRTPALEO@usc.edu]
> On Behalf Of Mike Taylor
> Note that the manuscript as posted was not intended by the
> authors to be considered as published. In a comment on
> Sauropod Vertebra Picture of the Week, the lead author Henry
> Galiano wrote that "obviously a drafted manuscript complete
> with typos, etc., and not a final paper.
> In fact, no printing or distribution has been attempted. This
> manuscript was temporarily placed on our website in response
> to inquiries from reporters interested in writing about the
> Dana dinosaurs - we thought it an easy way to provide them
> information - obviously that was a mistake - sorry!"
> Maybe more importantly he notes that "we are not designating
> a type for A. brontodiplodocus until a recognized institution
> is found to house the specimen".
> The full comment is here:
And there was much rejoicing!!
Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
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