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

Osteology of Balaur bondoc

European, short-footed, double-sickle claws, maybe two-fingered, stocky, 
robust, unique. Phylogeny speculates a near-*Velociraptor mongoliensis* 
placement, but is preliminary. Specimens are not particularly juvenile (there 
are two, one larger than the holotype and possibly not a specimen of *Balaur 



Jaime A. Headden
The Bite Stuff (site v2)

"Innocent, unbiased observation is a myth." --- P.B. Medawar (1969)

"Ever since man first left his cave and met a stranger with a
different language and a new way of looking at things, the human race
has had a dream: to kill him, so we don't have to learn his language or
his new way of looking at things." --- Zapp Brannigan (Beast With a Billion