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Phylogenetic Nomenclature Again (Was: Buffalo pizza (was Re: Cladistics and stuff))

> Date: Tue, 8 May 2001 22:15:36 EDT
> From: Dinogeorge@aol.com
> [...] systematists should read Mike Benton's article on the
> shortcomings of cladistic taxonomies (which is what this thread is
> really about), just out in Systematic Zoology (I think that's where
> it is--my copy isn't handy right now).

If George is referring to _Stems, nodes, crown clades, and rank-free
lists: is Linnaeus dead?_, that article can be read online at
(and makes fascinating reading IMHO.)

If it's not the same article as the one George is talking about (which
is possible since it was published in November 2000 in _Biological
Reviews, vol. 75, pp. 633-648) then it is at least the same author's
perspectives on the same issues, so should cover much of the same

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