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Re: Sauropodz r kewl WAS: silly conversation on 2012 US presidential race
On Mon, Apr 16, 2012 at 1:09 PM, David Marjanovic
> I think they should (at least for the most part) stop pretending to
> recognize species at all. To most of the fossil record, only the most boring
> morphological species concepts can be applied; you might as well call them
> LITUs* instead of species. The only problem is that the ICZN forces everyone
> to pretend to recognize species, because an organism can't bear a name at
> all if it's not referred to a species.
Yes, even better!
T. Michael Keesey