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Re: Velociraptor scavenged azhdarchid pterosaur

On Mon, Mar 5th, 2012 at 4:47 AM, "Habib, Michael" <MHabib@Chatham.edu> wrote:

> The V-P event preserves two sets of similarly contradictory
> information: it shows rather irrefutable evidence of combat (supports 
> predator hypothesis) but it
> also shows that the potential predator was undersized and getting mauled 
> (weakens predator
> hypothesis). 

That depends on who you assume was the predator and who you assume was the 
prey. There's 
nothing to suggest that protoceratops was strictly herbivorous.


Dann Pigdon
Spatial Data Analyst               Australian Dinosaurs
Melbourne, Australia               http://home.alphalink.com.au/~dannj