[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Subject Index][Author Index]

Re: Proposed changes to ICZN



In a message dated 95-09-08 07:36:21 EDT, tuckr@digital.net (Robert G. Tuck
Jr.) writes:

>     Uh . . . aren't "Joe," "Betty," and "Mister" preoccupied? At least,
>please tell me "Barney" is.

Not as far as I know. But before I can get to use them, they may become so.
_Barney_ should be used by an invertebrate taxonomist, however, as in the
species _Barney barnacle_, rather than for a dinosaur. (I like alliterative
names.)

G.O.