One species, was Re: One origin? (viral evolution)

Thomas Lammers lammers at VAXA.CIS.UWOSH.EDU
Mon Jul 23 10:49:38 CDT 2001

At 07:46 AM 7/23/01 -0700, you wrote:
>>And I know humans share
>>genes with many other eukaryotic species, so all life must be one big,
>>happy species!
>Canna indica. (It's the first name in Species Plantarum, which predates
>the relevant Systema Naturae by five years, iirc.)

Now, you know that page position within a work has nothing to do with
priority!  If you have multiple names of equal priority, you must follow
the choice of whomever first synonymized them, in an effectively published

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