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Re: Law[-]Abiding New Papers



>> And then there's *Alioramus altai*.  I've been wondering why
>> Brusatte et al. chose that, rather than *altaiensis* or
>> *altaicus*.
>
> Did they actually want to call it "gold"?
>
 Gold Mounts, actually.

No, there's no word for "mountain" in there. I even checked the Kazakh, Mongolian, and Uyghur Wikipedias to be sure. :-)