[Taxacom] Usefulness vs. convenience (Protista)
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Sun Dec 19 22:13:20 CST 2010
On 12/19/2010 5:13 PM, Stephen Thorpe wrote:
> but the "paraphyletic nut" is all too often too hard to crack ...
And that, iirc, is why Wiley came up with the idea of "plesion".
But name me an uncrackable paraphyletic group (I'm not saying there
aren't any, I just can't think of any off the top of my head). Certainly
Reptilia seems well-cracked.
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