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Re: New Dinosauricon Taxon Pages: _Therizinosauria_



Quoting David Marjanovic <david.marjanovic@gmx.at>:

> So in short you argue for a unique "nomen primum" (called praenomen by Flynn
> et al.) for every species? Maybe not a bad idea. Except maybe for the flood
> of new names that will sweep over the insects. Or the plants: the genus
> *Ficus* has 800 species...

Not a horrible idea, but unnecessary where all members of a monophyletic group 
already share an exclusive praenomen.

Nick Pharris
Department of Linguistics
University of Michigan