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Re: Nomina nuda and crap species
Rob Taylor wrote:
> Dinosaur paleontology
> to stand out in terms of having a following of hard core enthusiasts who
> simply want to learn more.
Honest to goodness, this is less restricted to dinosaur paleontology than
you might think. There are many fields within the biological sciences with
hard core enthusiasts (and, consequently, taxonomic morasses): trilobite
paleontology, butterfly and beetle entomology, field ornithology, etc.
Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
Email: email@example.com Phone: 301-405-4084
Office: Centreville 1216
Senior Lecturer, Vertebrate Paleontology
Dept. of Geology, University of Maryland
Faculty Director, Science & Global Change Program, College Park Scholars
Mailing Address: Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
Department of Geology
Building 237, Room 1117
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742 USA