[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Subject Index][Author Index]

Fw: Hypsilophodon foxii & wielandi

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