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Re: New mammalian clade names



In a message dated 9/3/00 7:51:19 PM, NJPharris@aol.com writes:

<< << Laurasiatheria (Eulipotyphyla (most of the traditional
 "Insectivora")...>>

Um, why Eulipotyphla, if there is no Lipotyphla? >>

Why not just "insectivora?" If it contains MOST of most of the traditional
 "Insectivora" then why not jut let it keep the tradtional name?

eric l.