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Fw: Hypsilophodon foxii & wielandi



> If I recall correctly, the reason the species name is H. foxii rather than
H.
> foxi, is that Huxley Latinized  the name Fox to Foxius, and then declined
to
> foxii, rather than just declining Fox to foxi.

Actually Fox should be third declension, so genitif should be "foxis"
But for some odd reason no-one uses third declension

    Thomas