[Taxacom] [iczn-list] Taxonomy (and ICZN) mention in The Scientist

Peter DeVries pete.devries at gmail.com
Fri Mar 11 17:10:17 CST 2011


I should probably say most females of a species (behaviorally, mechanically,
or biochemically), we have all see those videos on YouTube of the male
dolphins :-)

- Pete

On Wed, Mar 9, 2011 at 9:23 PM, Kevin Richards <
RichardsK at landcareresearch.co.nz> wrote:

> I'm not sure most species actually DO that good a job of recognising their
> own lot.
> :-)
>
> Kevin
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: taxacom-bounces at mailman.nhm.ku.edu [mailto:
> taxacom-bounces at mailman.nhm.ku.edu] On Behalf Of Peter DeVries
> Sent: Thursday, 10 March 2011 3:49 p.m.
> To: Jim Croft
> Cc: ICZN Zoological Nomenclature Discussion Group; TAXACOM
> Subject: Re: [Taxacom] [iczn-list] Taxonomy (and ICZN) mention in The
> Scientist
>
> Shall I throw in the idea that the species themselves to a pretty good job
> of self-recognition but few humans seem interested in determining what
> mechanisms they use.
>
> Why do we assume that these characters are something we can see?
>
> Respectfully,
>
> - Pete
>
> On Tue, Mar 8, 2011 at 2:47 PM, Jim Croft <jim.croft at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Ah, c'mon Rich - you can do better than that. Ask the WIAS question.
> > Go On. I dare you? ;)
> >
> > jim
> >
> > On Wed, Mar 9, 2011 at 2:45 AM, Richard Pyle <deepreef at bishopmuseum.org>
> > wrote:
> > > Darwin's quote in the first paragraph still rings true, in my opinion.
> > >
> > > Rich
> > >
> > >> -----Original Message-----
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> > >> On Behalf Of Lynn Raw
> > >> Sent: Monday, March 07, 2011 9:52 PM
> > >> To: TAXACOM; ICZN Zoological Nomenclature Discussion Group
> > >> Subject: [iczn-list] Taxonomy (and ICZN) mention in The Scientist
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> > >> http://www.the-scientist.com/article/display/58000/
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> > >> Lynn Raw
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