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Re: New mammalian clade names
In a message dated 9/4/00 3:41:37 PM Pacific Daylight Time,
> Because Insectivora includes tenrecs, which are
> being excluded, as well as a group of other forms, and
> presently may be considered polyphyletic
Or it could be stated that Insectivora is monophyletic, but that tenrecs,
golden moles, elephant shrews, etc., are not in fact members of Insectivora.