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Re: Status of _Caudipteryx_



Quoting NJPharris@aol.com:

> Um, I've got an idea...
> 
> How about requiring that the later-named family be re-named on the basis
> of 
> another genus in the family???
> 
> This would be more or less equivalent to what happens when a genus name
> is 
> preoccupied.

An excellent idea, but far too late to be implemented. Also, keep in mind that 
the ICZN certainly recognizes monogeneric families, so what would you do when 
there is no other genus in the family?

-Christian Kammerer