[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Subject Index][Author Index]

FW: RE: Microraptor also ate fish



>I never said Microraptor couldn't or didn't hunt, just that no food item in 
>its stomach could ever support this over scavenging in any particular case.  
>Thus no ingested food item could support a particular behavior […] <

Is it even theoretically possible that half-digested carrion beetles, or some 
other trace of 'pre-mortem' insect activity, could be preserved in the gut? 
Given assumed powerful stomach acids? 

Granted, that only prove one case of scavenging, and would hardly be a 
revelation, but still I wonder.