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Re: More on the genus problem

--- On Sun, 9/20/09, Erik Boehm <erikboehm07@yahoo.com> wrote:

> Its all a big mess, as I said, I've never heard a good
> definition for a species, so I wouldn't expect a good one
> for a genus.
> It is whatever is convenient for classification.

A caveat: I suggest the term "useful" as opposed to "convenient". 

Convenience w/out usefulness is the essence of counter-production, grasshopper. 
Woo, boy, am I martzed...