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I see two nomenclatural problems.
One is that *E.* is meant to be an amber friend, not a transgendered amber
stem. I think this mistake narrowly escapes the wrath of ICZN Article 32.5
http://www.iczn.org/iczn/includes/page.jsp?article=32&nfv=#5 -- I say
"mistake" and not "misspelling" because iota and ypsilon were not pronounced
the same way in Classical Greek, though Art. 32.5 doesn't seem to see it
The other is that I can't tell
if Greek _phoinix_ ever was considered feminine when meaning the mythical
bird (as opposed to, say, the date palm). If not, it's masculine, and Art.
31.2 http://www.iczn.org/iczn/includes/page.jsp?article=31&nfv=#2 might