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Re: New mammalian clade names

In a message dated 9/4/00 3:41:37 PM Pacific Daylight Time, 
qilongia@yahoo.com writes:

>  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.

Nick P.