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Re: On naming taxa

In a message dated 5/24/01 8:33:02 PM EST, qilongia@yahoo.com writes:

<< I can't see how registration will lead to exclusion. >>

How about, "Sorry, you published your taxonomic names in a non-refereed 
publication. We can no longer register such names, and so your names will not 
become part of the scientific literature." A parallel situation, regarding 
ethnic groups rather than taxonomy, occurred in Nazi Germany during the 
1930s, need I remind everyone?