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RE: Andrew McDonald response re: European iguanodonts



On Sun, April 3, 2011 12:12 am, Jaime Headden wrote:
>
>   If it weren't for various actions to stabilize the name *Iguanodon*
> (type species, type specimen) away from the teeth, we'd be dealing with
> another taxon nominative of a group from which is couldn't be reasonably
> compared, a la *Titanosaurus* and *Troodon*.
>
Indeed!

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