Re: Aboriginal Bird Names

Subject: Re: Aboriginal Bird Names
Date: Mon, 10 Aug 1998 09:58:45 +1000
There is another problem too. One should get permission from the people
whose language it is. And sometimes they refuse. There is a recent
precedent in  the case for a name for a new frog where the people claimed
intellectual property. Still, this shouldn't deter the endeavour. In think
Ken Rogers should do it and he gets my vote.


Brisbane, Queensland

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