Time to update taxonomy? Article from BioMedNet

Peter Stevens peter.stevens at MOBOT.ORG
Fri Jan 31 10:53:24 CST 2003


>What about us that study fossils?
>Where all we have is morphology!


I suppose you don't have species.  I am not sure what y'all have been
doing over these many years..... :)

P.

>Molecular data are an important component to taxonomic determinations,
>but it is by far not the only thing.
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