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Re: Discovery could Endanger T.Rex Name
In a message dated 6/15/2000 11:17:23 AM Pacific Daylight Time,
> The outcome of this may open up another "can of worms"....
> Bringing back our favorite thunder lizard "BRONTOSAURUS", instead of the
> less favored Apatosaurus.
> What do you think?
I think the name _Apatosaurus_ is well-enough established by now that the
ICZN would never go for the incredible mess that switching back to
_Brontosaurus_ would precipitate.