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Re: Undefined names



Quoting Mickey Mortimer <Mickey_Mortimer111@msn.com>:

> > Correct me if I'm wrong, but the only published group for Caudipteryx, is
> > not "Caudipterygidae", but instead, the poorly named "Caudipteriidae".
> 
> I'm always confusing that with Yandangornidae.  One is official because the
> ICZN rules changed that year, one's not.

So just use the etymologically correct forms for both.

Don't let the ICZN foster mediocrity!

Nick Pharris
Department of Linguistics
University of Michigan