[Taxacom] globalnames?

Richard Jensen rjensen at saintmarys.edu
Wed Sep 16 09:00:57 CDT 2009

How about

"A system for sharing information about living organisms based on their 
names."? Oh - that's taxonomy, isn't it?

Dick J

Richard Jensen, Professor
Department of Biology
Saint Mary’s College
Notre Dame, IN 46556
Tel: 574-284-4674

Jim Croft wrote:
> What does 'a biology integrated through semantic names-based
> infrastructure' actually mean, if we were to try and explain it to,
> say, your average public service bureaucrat?  Can it be done in simple
> language that someone like my mother might understand?  I do not think
> I understand it well enough yet to have a go...
> jim
> On Wed, Sep 16, 2009 at 9:49 PM, David Patterson <paddy at eol.org> wrote:

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