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Re: Zootaxa iguanodont paper
Actually, the issue is partly why species delimitation was restricted
under the Strickland code to professionals: every garden breeder was
naming plant varieties as new species in the gardening journals.
Ummmm... okay, thanks, but today's rank-based codes lack any restriction
on who is allowed to name species. Such a restriction wouldn't help,
because it's the competent professionals who disagree the most about
such things (and probably it was the same in the middle 19th century).