[Taxacom] Reptilia (and Hominidae)
humphries at mail.utexas.edu
Mon Mar 16 10:55:40 CDT 2009
At 10:46 AM 3/16/2009, Kenneth Kinman wrote:
>Then Hennig's "cladifications" came along, and paraphylophobia
>unfortunately became increasingly "fashionable". Classifications have
>become increasingly unstable ever since.
> --------Ken Kinman
And increasing reflective of actual history as best determined by the
evidence. To mash up an old quote "Stability at the expense of
(evolutionary) history is hardly a bargain".
Department of Geological Sciences
University of Texas, Austin, 78712
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