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Unformatted text preview: Know structural details and similarities to modern animals of the following; also know the implications of the structural details and similarities to modern animals of the following: • allosaur bones and bone structure o make thin sections and compare to crocs and birds o Birds: al grew quickly like bird o Born like croc—grew full size in 6-8 years o Had al ot of broken bones, received numerous injuries • allosaur brains: bird brain has large region for processing info, and small region to sensory input (smells). Croc is similar, sensory info and goes to region for small to process info—therefore it strikes at what smells right. Very similar to allosaur because brains resemble each other therefore so do behavior • dinosaur hearts: heart similar to alligator. High energy animals....
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This note was uploaded on 01/06/2012 for the course GEOL 102 taught by Professor Antoniogarcia during the Fall '11 term at Cal Poly.
- Fall '11