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Re: Re: Re: Linnean Classification and Creationism
>Well, so much for the species concept, eh? "Rather odd effect"?? Cladists
>will sacrifice _everything_ for monophyly, until the system is reduced to
And some clade-baiters will do anything to get in a snide remark, eh?
As I stated before, many, Many, MANY cladists (read "most") do NOT use the
extreme version of the "Phylogenetic Species Concept" being referred to.
Many recognize that the species is a different kind of taxon than a linneage
(i.e., a clade).
Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
Dept. of Geology
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742