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Re: tiny-armed theropods



 @ Keesey.

Wow, interesting that PhyloCode specifically addressed the issue AND
the example!

On Sat, Oct 22, 2011 at 11:55 AM, Jocelyn Falconnet
<j.falconnet@gmail.com> wrote:
So far as I know, few paleontologists would dispute the fact that they
are closer to each other than to, let's say, *Diplodocus longus* or
*Iguanodon bernissartensis*.

I might be a bit behind the times on this, but don't some cladograms
posit meaning for the lengths of branches between points, with the
length of a path between two species being a quantitative measure of
relatedness?
So is passer or iguanodon closer to megalosaur? Isn't it technically iguanodon?