Re: Common Names

To: Macaw <>
Subject: Re: Common Names
From: Julian Bielewicz <>
Date: Thu, 13 Aug 1998 07:48:32 +1000
At 17:26 12/08/98 +1000, Tom wrote:

>Jan England wrote:
>> What do you call a sulphur-crested cockatoo crossed with a galah?
>> A cocklah of course (my interpretation)!

>I beg your pardon, but I thought that two species couldn't interbreed,
>and that if they DID manage, that the offspring would be infertile?

Now that's going to make Jan cross... but what with?

Julian Bielewicz
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