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Re: The PhyloCode will not address the naming of species (Was The Papers That Ate Cincinnati)

On 5/8/07, evelyn sobielski <koreke77@yahoo.de> wrote:

Hmmm. Actually, Class is the only "Linnean" rank where non-monophyly is a major problem.

- Kingdoms: Monera, Protista - Phylum-level*: Porifera, Crustacea (possibly), Agnatha.... - Ordinal-level: Saurischia, Prosauropoda, Theropoda, Coelurosauria, Artiodactyla, Insectivora, Dictyoptera, Mecoptera.... - Family-level*: Pongidae, Fabrosauridae, Rhamphorhynchoidea.... - Genera: Australopithecus, Chasmosaurus.... * not technically "Linnaean", but...

(Species not included since they're not really supposed to be monophyletic.)
Mike Keesey