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Re: galloping Paraceratherium

Sorry about that. I'm still trying to stay up in spite of my brain telling me to call it quits (it takes me a couple of weeks to adjust when we go off and on Day Light Savings). Or maybe I'm just losing brain neurons faster than I thought. :-)
---- So it goes, Ken
From: Dinogeorge@aol.com
Reply-To: Dinogeorge@aol.com
To: dinosaur@usc.edu
Subject: Re: galloping Paraceratherium
Date: Sun, 4 Nov 2001 23:40:48 EST

In a message dated 11/4/01 11:32:33 PM EST, kinman@hotmail.com writes:

<< I guess I'll have to start using the rather bland name
 Paraceratherium, which appears to preoccupy the more distinctive name
 Indricotherium  (although I don't have to like it). >>

No, no. Not preoccupy: Have priority over. Indricotherium the rhino would be
>preoccupied< if someone had used that name for a different animal before it
was used for the rhino.

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