ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS

@article{2006ABSTRACTSOP,
  title={ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS},
  author={},
  journal={Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology},
  year={2006},
  volume={26},
  pages={1 - 152}
}
  • Published 11 September 2006
  • Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology
A new paravian dinosaur from the Late Jurassic of North America supports a late acquisition of avian flight
TLDR
All parsimonious results support the hypothesis that each early paravian clade was plesiomorphically flightless, raising the possibility that avian flight originated as late as the Late Jurassic or Early Cretaceous.