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Re: Bistahieversor sealeyi, NM tyrannosaurid
Nick Pharris <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I'm sorry, but I tend to find it a bit presumptuous when an
> author tells me how to pronounce a Neo-Latin name.
It's standard operating procedure in microbiology. Every description of a new
genus and species of microbe comes complete with a guide to pronunciation. It
works well, and ensures that there is ONE (and ONLY one) 'official'
Julius Caesar might have objected to the way a neo-Latin name is pronounced;
but he's long dead, so who cares what he thinks.