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Re: splitting headache
> >I was wondering, just
> >when would a species become a species?
> As I understand it, to specimens are considered to be of the same species if
> they are capable of breeding with each other. Something which you can't
> really tell from fossil skeletons...
As I recall, my 9th grade biology textbook says that two animals are of
the same species if they can breed, and produce fertile offspring. Just a
small clarification. :)