Classification and Species

Neal Evenhuis neale at BISHOP.BISHOP.HAWAII.ORG
Mon Mar 27 11:37:24 CST 1995

> Jim
> Watson (of DNA fame) stood up and said that this proved that one doesn't
> have to be literate to do taxonomy!
> Watson was wrong -- literacy is a prerequisite for understanding the
> International Code of Zoological (or Botanical) Nomenclature....
Correct me if I'm wrong, but I've always thought there was a distinct
difference between taxonomy and nomenclature.

Neal Evenhuis

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