[Taxacom] arazonensis or arizonaensis

John Grehan calabar.john at gmail.com
Wed Jul 24 11:16:48 CDT 2019


I am describing a new bug from Arizona. A colleague of mine says that to
name it with reference to that state the name should be arazonaensis. But I
have also seen species (e.g. the desert scorpion Hadrurus arizonensis) with
the other form. Under whatever rules apply is there anything incorrect with
arazonensis which is a little easier to say than arazonaensis? Any informed
opinion most welcome.

Thanks.

John Grehan


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