[Taxacom] labeling redescriptions properly

Richard Pyle deepreef at bishopmuseum.org
Thu Sep 8 21:02:21 CDT 2011

> NAME sensu PERSON means the name used in the sense of 
> the taxonomic concept associated with this NAME by PERSON

Yes -- exactly.  Isn't that what the original question from Donat was about?
Except I think "NAME sensu PERSON" is short-hand for the more explicit "NAME

Berendsohn was talking about "potential taxa" when he proposed "sec.", so
I'm pretty sure that he was talking about nomenclature (not taxonomy).


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