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RE: PET PEEVES (WAS: Dino dimorphism)
Yes, I know - I spanked myself briskly for making that faux pas! :-) If I
STILL feel guilty, I may force myself to watch "Titanic" again, but only if
I feel REALLY guilty!
Speaking of Home sapiens, on a totally non-dinosaur, BUT Paleontology
subject, here is an URL
for a recent hominid fossil find:
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Brian Franczak [SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Thursday, December 10, 1998 4:07 AM
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: PET PEEVES (WAS: Dino dimorphism)
> Thomas R. Holtz, Jr. wrote:
> > EEEeeekkk!! Pet peeve alert!!
> > A) The trivial nomen (the second part of a species name) should ALWAYS
> be in
> > lower case!!
> See. It AIN'T just me. Nyah!
> (Now if we could only convince people to stop using a hyphen between the
> "T" and the "rex" in _T. rex_, I could die a happy man...)
> Brian (firstname.lastname@example.org)