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Re: Iguanodon mantel

In a message dated 97-08-18 11:03:20 EDT, sarima@ix.netcom.com writes:

<< At 08:55 PM 8/17/97 +0100, Helen Anderson wrote:
 >...  I am now definitely on
 >the trail of Iguanodon anglicus (I think it is anglicus ...
 It probably is.  It is wrong on my Web site, and I will have to correct it.

As David Norman noted in his monograph, the species epithet _anglicum_ is
grammatically incorrect (neuter) and is therefore an incorrect original
spelling that requires respelling to _anglicus_ (masculine).