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Re: New paper on modeling dinosaur physiology



Yes, and they show stable body temps. This paper is problematic on a
number of issues.

http://www.jstor.org/discover/10.2307/2401221?uid=3739704&uid=2&uid=4&uid=3739256&sid=21102547345933

http://www.jstor.org/discover/10.2307/3515240?uid=3739704&uid=2&uid=4&uid=3739256&sid=21102547345933



On Mon, August 12, 2013 8:11 pm, David Marjanovic wrote:
>> Uninsulated small taxa, and all juveniles, presumably would have been
>> ectothermic, with consequent diurnal and
>> seasonal variations in body temperature.
>
> Are there any isotope data from whichever ones count as "small"?
>


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