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Old 09/05/2015, 07:53 PM   #1720
Quiet_Ivy
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Did one more of those wonderful and elaborate tests of mine.
I placed a square plastic on the sandbed and left it there for couple of days.

Yesterday I removed it and today I have a perfect square free of dinos, but edged by dense mat of dinos.
Chemical signalling. Someone on another forum posted that their dinos would reform into a ball after being suctioned into a pail. Tried this myself, and fer gosshakes, they do. Mildly creepy actually.

I will bet you a Canadian 2-dollar coin that the square will get covered within a day or two.

ivy


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