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RE: New Chinese coelophysid (unnamed) photos



You wouldn't expect a basal coelophysoid to look entirely like a derived one, 
right?

Cheers,

Jaime A. Headden
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> Date: Sat, 9 Oct 2010 14:25:59 -0700
> From: mickey_mortimer111@msn.com
> To: dinosaur@usc.edu
> Subject: RE: New Chinese coelophysid (unnamed) photos
>
>
> The short snout with no subnarial gap and dentary with no symphyseal 
> expansion suggest this isn't a coelophysoid.  Maybe something like Eoraptor 
> instead.
>
> Mickey Mortimer
>
> ----------------------------------------
> > Date: Sat, 9 Oct 2010 09:16:29 +0000
> > From: bh480@scn.org
> > To: dinosaur@usc.edu
> > Subject: New Chinese coelophysid (unnamed) photos
> >
> > From: Ben Creisler
> > bh480@scn.org
> >
> > Here are links to news stories about a new Lower Jurassic
> > coelophysid found in the Lufeng region of China. It's not
> > been officially named yet, though.
> >
> > http://english.peopledaily.com.cn/90001/90782/7161153.html
> >
> > http://news.xinhuanet.com/english2010/china/2010-
> > 10/09/c_13548571.htm
> >
> > There are four photos at:
> > http://www.cnr.cn/newscenter/xwtz/201010/t20101008_5071392
> > 51.html
> > (captions in Chinese)
> >
> > For extra fun, here is an old link to some photos of
> > mounted Zucheng dinosaurs:
> > http://news.xinhuanet.com/english2010/photo/2010-
> > 08/28/c_13467316.htm
> >
>