New synonymy or not?
nozomi at BIOL.TSUKUBA.AC.JP
Thu Dec 6 05:07:12 CST 2001
> It is not 'New status' because the status of the junior synonym has not
> changed- it is still a junior synonym. Thoughts?
Don't think synonymy as a status of a name. Synonymization is a
statement on potential taxon concepts sensu Berendsohn (1995).
and http://www.nomencurator.org/ for detail.
Nozomi "James" Ytow
Institute of Biological Scieces
University of Tsukuba
Tuskuba, Ibaraki, 305-8572 JAPAN
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