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Re: Cionodon kysylkumensis vs Bactrosaurus kysylkumensis
In a message dated 6/9/00 4:18:39 PM Pacific Daylight Time,
> In this case, they're in some Uzbek language and have no standard
> transliteration into English (Djira = Dhzira = Dzhirah, etc.; Khuduk =
Worse: they're presumably either Uzbek or Karakalpak names, transliterated
first into Russian (possibly by way of the old Arabic script in use until the
20's) and then into English. Ugh.