Muisca at AOL.COM
Tue Aug 22 20:31:23 CDT 1995
>>I thought C. Linnaeus was the type for Homo sapiens? (How well preserved
>is the holotype? ...I hope Lenin isn't designated the lectotype! >:-)
>No, Bob Hope is the designated lectotype.
Steve Heydon writes:
>I think a few of you need to review the Code a little. A type specimen
designated by a later author from material not in the original type series
is called a neotype. A lectotype is a specimen selected from the original
Correct; Bob Hope *was* in the original type series.
Nick. J. Squidfear
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