[Taxacom] Why character-tracking doesn't happen?
jgrehan at sciencebuff.org
Mon Sep 15 07:59:03 CDT 2008
And thanks for the title - I'll add it to my cv.
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> From: Don.Colless at csiro.au [mailto:Don.Colless at csiro.au]
> Sent: Sunday, September 14, 2008 11:08 PM
> To: John Grehan; mesibov at southcom.com.au
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> Subject: RE: [Taxacom] Why character-tracking doesn't happen?
> John Grehan wrote:
> -I still say that of itself that homoplasy is not an explanation.
> For once I find myself agreement with our resident gadfly. Homoplasy
> NAME that we give to a set of phenomena that happen to have a similar
> result - viz. parallelism, convergence, and reversal. Each has its own
> Donald H. Colless
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