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RE: CT scan of Triassic crocodylomorph skull



Has Knoll published a paper yet on the SMNS 12591a "Procompsognathus" skull 
representing a basal tetanuran?  It was mentioned along with the interpretation 
of SMNS 12352 as a basal crocodylomorph in Knoll & Schoch 2006.  
Knoll, F. & R. Schoch, 2006.  Does Procompsognathus have a head? Systematics of 
an enigmatic Triassic taxon.  Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 26: 86A.  

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> Date: Wed, 2 May 2012 16:07:13 -0700
> From: bcreisler@gmail.com
> To: dinosaur@usc.edu
> Subject: CT scan of Triassic crocodylomorph skull
>
> From: Ben Creisler
> bcreisler@gmail.com
>
> A new online paper not mentioned yet:
>
>
>
> Fabien Knoll and Klaus Rohrberg (2012)
> CT scanning, rapid prototyping and re-examination of a partial skull
> of a basal crocodylomorph from the Late Triassic of Germany.
> Swiss Journal of Geosciences (advance online publication)
> DOI: 10.1007/s00015-012-0094-4
> http://www.springerlink.com/content/982l1174h27751l8/
>
>
> An incomplete skull (SMNS 12352) from the Norian (Late Triassic),
> found at the same locality (Pfaffenhofen, Germany) as Procompsognathus
> triassicus, has previously been attributed to either a theropod or a
> crocodylomorph. The specimen is partially embedded in matrix and,
> therefore, was CT scanned so that the concealed portion could be
> visualized and a 3D model could be printed by means of rapid
> prototyping. Mainly based on the separation between the nasal and the
> antorbital fossa, the skull likely pertains to an indeterminate basal
> crocodylomorph (non-Crocodyliformes), which is, however, distinct from
> Saltoposuchus connectens.