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Re: Platecarpus tympaniticus - how to analyze a nomen dubium
> OK, so that's a step in the right direction that addresses my last
comment. But PhyloCode will STILL turn into a free-for-all contest
to see who can get their name(s) attached to the most clade names,
which is unproductive.
I suppose that's one reason why Art. 4.2 of the PhyloCode _requires_
peer review for the valid publication of any nomenclatural act.
It is further likely that referees will take such things as Rec. 9B into
http://www.ohio.edu/phylocode/art9.html (scroll to the bottom)
And if you think I'm wrong about how this will turn out, I give you
TaxonSearch: great idea in concept, really poor in execution.
What has TaxonSearch got to do with the PhyloCode? It's Sereno's
alternative to the PhyloCode.