[Taxacom] Objective synonyms?
stephen_thorpe at yahoo.co.nz
Sun May 30 20:30:07 CDT 2010
>there are two types of people in the world, those who can understand nomenclature and those who can't
Very true, and another two types: (A) those who think they can, and (B)those who do not so profess
people are either 1A, 1B, 2A, or 2B
1Bs are a bit too modest for my taste ...
2As are obviously unfortunates ...
>I had no trouble at all, and it further clarifies my understanding of zoological nomenclature
Maybe you could briefly explain Francisco's view then, in your own words, like I did?
From: Curtis Clark <lists at curtisclark.org>
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Sent: Mon, 31 May, 2010 12:53:23 PM
Subject: Re: [Taxacom] Objective synonyms?
On 5/30/2010 5:22 PM, Stephen Thorpe wrote:
> Thanks Francisco for yet another idiosyncratic take on the ICZN Code! It is not so easy to extract the important points from the rather extensive commentary, [...]
I had no trouble at all, and it further clarifies my understanding of
zoological nomenclature. The taxonomist in me says there are two types
of people in the world, those who can understand nomenclature and those
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