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Re: ['SERPENTINE LACERTIDS']



On Mon, 3 Jul 2000 ELurio@aol.com wrote:

> Who decided this? I'm not being facetious, but I really do want to know. Is 
> there a nomenclature congress or something like there are for chemical 
> elements and asteroids and moons?
> 
> Or did a bunch of cladists get together and proclaim from on high....

There's no official body yet; right now it works (mainly) on priority of
definition. However, PhyloCode is in the works:
<http://www.ohiou.edu/phylocode/index.html>

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