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Re: Details on Capitalsaurus: Multiple musings....
> Date: Tue, 5 Feb 2002 22:22:43 -0800
> From: "Mickey_Mortimer11" <Mickey_Mortimer11@email.msn.com>
>>> How is that different from say... George Olshevsky naming
>>> Iguanodon exogirarum Ponerosteus?
>> [...] in keeping with my admonition about naming names on this (or
>> any) list, perhaps he should have not.
> Oh, he published it on paper. See
I took a look at this message. It's pretty funny --
Ponerosteus Olshevsky, 2000
Proposed as a replacement name for Procerosaurus Fritsch,
1905, which is preoccupied by Procerosaurus von Huene, 1902
[...] Ponerosteus, I believe, finally takes care of the last
of the preoccupied genera among the dinosaurs.
How the march of history makes fools of us all :-)
[No offence intended to George, in case that's not perfectly clear.]
/o ) \/ Mike Taylor <firstname.lastname@example.org> www.miketaylor.org.uk
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