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Re: If there was one dinosaur you could "tunnel thru time" and bring back, what would you pick?

Large and tasty, does well on corn.

On Mon, Nov 2, 2015 1:33 PM EST dale mcinnes wrote:

>I side with you Margaret. Just outside of dinosauromorphs there is the little 
>enigmatic Saltopus elginensis or for
>that matter any advanced pseudosuchian. What was there metabolism like ? Were 
>they even insulated ? Getting
>a wee bit too close to BANDits here but, you have to admit ... a fascinating 
>From: owner-DINOSAUR@usc.edu <owner-DINOSAUR@usc.edu> on behalf of Margaret 
>Dickson <mdickso2@uic.edu>
>Sent: November 1, 2015 6:42 PM
>To: ruben@mrbrklyn.com
>Cc: Hammer; dinosaur@usc.edu
>Subject: Re: If there was one dinosaur you could "tunnel thru time" and bring 
>back, what would you pick?
>The basalmost dinosaur. SO many questions can be answered with that animal.
>On Sun, Nov 1, 2015 at 7:43 PM, Ruben <ruben@mrbrklyn.com> wrote:
>> On 11/01/2015 11:59 AM, Hammer wrote:
>> Hatchling, juvenile, adult - doesn't matter.  But which animal has the
>> answers to those burning questions you might have as a professional?
>> any large saurapod, titanosaurus maybe.  I'm not convinced they could
>> physically have existed...seriously.  How does one breath through 20 foot
>> long straw?
>Margaret Dickson
>University of Illinois at Chicago
>Department of Biological Sciences
>Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology
>PhD Candidate