[Taxacom] "sp. nr." in name
dyanega at ucr.edu
Tue Oct 17 16:10:09 CDT 2017
On 10/17/17 1:44 PM, Norbert Holstein wrote:
> "cf." -> confis = "compare with".
Abbreviation of/cōnfer <https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/confer#Latin>/,
imperative of/cōnferō <https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/confero#Latin>/,
see also https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cf. for application in biology,
and also citing Bengtson.
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