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RE: Complete juvenile theropod unveiled in Germany



Looks like another compsognathid-like taxon to me, unsurprisingly.  Not that 
I've taken the time to compare it in depth, but might it even be a Juravenator 
specimen?

Mickey Mortimer

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> Date: Wed, 12 Oct 2011 19:18:16 -0700
> From: pristichampsus@yahoo.com
> To: dinosaur@usc.edu
> Subject: Re: Complete juvenile theropod unveiled in Germany
>
> Do we have an idea of where this little guy fits in the theropod family tree?
>
> Jason
>
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Thomas R. Holtz, Jr." <tholtz@umd.edu>
> > To: dinosaur@usc.edu
> > Cc:
> > Sent: Wednesday, 12 October 2011 2:16 PM
> > Subject: RE: Complete juvenile theropod unveiled in Germany
> >
> > Even higher-res image of the new guy:
> >
> > http://mineralientage.de/uploads/tx_downloads/P1150469.JPG
> >
> > Also, a comment on the article points out that the sedimentology resembles 
> > Late
> > Jurassic lithographic limestones, and they wonder if
> > the 135 Ma age is really supposed to be 153 Ma.
> >
> > Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
> > Email: tholtz@umd.edu    Phone: 301-405-4084
> > Office: Centreville 1216
> > Senior Lecturer, Vertebrate Paleontology
> > Dept. of Geology, University of Maryland
> > http://www.geol.umd.edu/~tholtz/
> > Fax: 301-314-9661
> >
> > Faculty Director, Science & Global Change Program, College Park Scholars
> > http://www.geol.umd.edu/sgc
> > Fax: 301-314-9843
> >
> > Mailing Address:    Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
> >             Department of Geology
> >             Building 237, Room 1117
> >             University of Maryland
> >             College Park, MD 20742 USA
> >