parsing taxonomic rank

Una Smith una at LANL.GOV
Mon Jun 25 14:54:26 CDT 2001


Chris Thompson wrote:

>...one CAN NOT write a parsing algorithm for zoological names.

Not based only on content, anyway.  Parsing on context, with learning,
might go farther.  There is a woman in a university CS department in
England who is working on problems like this.  Her name escapes me at
the moment...

        Una Smith

Los Alamos National Laboratory, Mailstop K-710, Los Alamos, NM  87545




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