Centres of origin
jrc at ANBG.GOV.AU
Mon Apr 22 23:14:49 CDT 2002
>So if I try to explain the currently pantropical
>distribution of, say, Nephrolepis multiflora to the best of my ability and
>on basis of the currently accepted knowledge, I am participating in a
>metaphysical research program?
*anything* to do with taxon boundaries, species concepts and identification
in Nephrolepis is both metaphysical and mephistophelian ...
'Tis the Devil's genus... repent now! :)
~ Jim Croft ~ jrc at anbg.gov.au ~ 02-62465500 ~ www.anbg.gov.au/jrc/ ~
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