[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Subject Index][Author Index]
RE: Mosasaur bone structure and growth rates
Jaime Headden wrote-
> I've noted the problem -- which most of us are aware of -- of publishing on
> material or content that cannot be verified without extremes (or ever) here:
> http://qilong.wordpress.com/2011/06/12/the-brush-narrow-and-broad/ In it, I
> mentioned the (well known by now) case of KJ1 and KJ2, in which no one can
> validate Bennett's arguments.
Among non-bird theropods, better stop publishing on...
most Halticosaurus material
a third of Jubbulpuria
most of Laevisuchus
the holotype and Stromer's specimen of Carcharodontosaurus
most of Alxasaurus
the IGM specimens of Therizinosaurus
most of Nanshiungosaurus
much of Segnosaurus
And this doesn't include the many taxa whose material doesn't have a reported
repository, or those whose types have not been observed since initial
description so very well may be lost.