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Re: Pantydraco and the worst dinosaur name
Futalognkosaurus. Just fugly.
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On Thu, Mar 10, 2011 at 4:06 PM, Brad McFeeters
> The worst dinosaur name is obviously *Megapnosaurus*, which is apparently so
> distasteful that hardly anyone uses it. Or did I just miss the announcement
> that *Syntarsus* was never preoccupied after all? (Tykoski & Rowe 2004 list
> *Megapnosaurus* as a junior synonym of *Syntarsus*, then proceed to use
> *Syntarsus* for the rest of the chapter... Carrano & Sampson 2008 use
> *Syntarsus* exclusively, without comment... ???)
> *Pantydraco* at least has a cooler name than its close relative
> *Ignavusaurus,* the "coward lizard."
>> Date: Thu, 10 Mar 2011 10:13:37 -0700
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>> Subject: Re: Pantydraco anatomy described (free pdf)
>> On Wed, 9 Mar 2011, David Krentz wrote:
>>> Could be the worst dinosaur name ever.
>> Hmmm. I smell a thread coming up.
>> Worst names list?