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Re: Brontomerus, new Utah sauropod
On 4 January 2011 09:35, T. Michael Keesey <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 3, 2011 at 1:14 PM, <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> The paper has great reconstruction of a parent
>> Brontomerus defending a youngster by kicking the
>> Cretaceous out of a
> Also worth mentioning is the etymology--"Brontomerus" means "thunder thighs".
Dammit all. We TOLD the journal, several times, that we didn't want
the in-press manuscript circulated until it was actually published.
Apart from creating a nomen nudum, this is going to make it much
harder to arrange publicity.
Ah well. Thanks to you both for your interest in what is, after all,
a pretty weird sauropod. Yes, that etymology is spot on.
> T. Michael Keesey
> Technical Consultant and Developer, Flex Specialist
> Glendale, California