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Animals that jump between the branches of closely-spaced trees often evolve
into flying and gliding creatures. Several gliding dinosaurs evolved from the tree-
living coelurosaurs and these are found in the tropical forests in various parts of
The earliest vertebrates to fly were various kinds of gliding lizard-like creatures in
Permian and Triassic times. They flew by means of gliding membranes supported
by extended ribs reaching out along each side of the body. There was no ...
One insectivorous animal that is found only in the forests of the eastern islands is
the gliding arbrosaur, the flurrit. Most arbrosaurs are able to leap great distances
from branch to branch and from tree to tree, in order to look for more prey.
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The new dinosaurs: an alternative evolutionUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Many sf writers have created worlds where dinosaurs still walk the earth, but Dixon's new book pursues the premise in the most realistic way yet. In After Man: A Zoology of the Future (LJ 10/15/81 ... Read full review
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