[Taxacom] Taxacom Digest, Vol 64, Issue 21

dipteryx at freeler.nl dipteryx at freeler.nl
Mon Jul 25 05:03:35 CDT 2011

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Van: taxacom-bounces at mailman.nhm.ku.edu namens Eric Gouda
Verzonden: ma 25-7-2011 10:24

> Latin doesn't make sense when not the whole description has been 
> published in Latin. Only a one liner in Latin will not help much to 
> understand a new Taxon.

> This will be the same with a diagnosis in English and for example a full 
> description in Chinese. So it would be really a step forward when the 
> full description has to be published in English.

No doubt you would be welcome to make a proposal to amend the Code
to arrange it so. Perhaps this was the intent of the proposers anyway,
but they may have forgotten about it in their rush to rephrase their


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