[Taxacom] Mystery author?

Stephen Thorpe s.thorpe at auckland.ac.nz
Tue Dec 1 18:21:42 CST 2009


makes life difficult for parsers! At least the Zoological Record (http://www.organismnames.com/query.htm?q=Bleheratherina&searchType=simple&so=a0) have parsed Aarn and Walter Ivantsoff as Aarn Ivantsoff  and Walter Ivantsoff 

From: Joseph S Nelson [joe.nelson at ualberta.ca]
Sent: Wednesday, 2 December 2009 1:14 p.m.
To: Robin Leech
Cc: Gary Ash; Stephen Thorpe
Subject: Re: [Taxacom] Mystery author?


Yes, he is an Australian ichthyologist -- often publishing with Walter
Ivantsoff, also of Australia.
Aarn is an Aust aboriginal name -- just one name! His refs come first
in my Fishes of the world.

On Dec 1, 2009, at 4:30 PM, Robin Leech wrote:

> Joe and Gary,
> Does either of you know who the fish taxonomist called "Aarn" is?
> Robin
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Stephen Thorpe" <s.thorpe at auckland.ac.nz
> >
> To: <TAXACOM at mailman.nhm.ku.edu>
> Sent: Tuesday, December 01, 2009 3:42 PM
> Subject: [Taxacom] Mystery author?
>> Can anybody shed any light on a mysterious fish taxonomist called
>> "Aarn", see discussion here:
>> http://species.wikimedia.org/wiki/User_talk:Ark#Aarn
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Dr. Joseph S. Nelson, Professor Emeritus,
Department of Biological Sciences,
the University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2E9, Canada
email--joe.nelson at ualberta.ca or jsne at shaw.ca

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