[Taxacom] parentheses (or not) on Nemophora tyriochrysa Meyrick, 1935

Adam Cotton adamcot at cscoms.com
Wed Aug 23 02:55:44 CDT 2017


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Ivie, Michael" <mivie at montana.edu>
To: "Soowon Cho" <chosoowon at gmail.com>; <taxacom at mailman.nhm.ku.edu>
Sent: Wednesday, August 23, 2017 12:57 PM
Subject: Re: [Taxacom] parentheses (or not) on Nemophora tyriochrysa 
Meyrick,1935


> The lep community has collectively decided to ignore the Code, and they 
> don't use parentheses.
>
> Mike
>
>


The above statement is incorrect.

Lepidopterists certainly do follow the Code in every aspect *except gender 
agreement* and definitely do use parentheses when a taxon has been moved to 
a different genus to the one it was originally described under.

Adam. 



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