lumps and splits
"Robert Berry" <>
Tue, 24 Oct 2000 17:11:58 +1000
Dear Peter Higgins and all,
I recently had a dig at EMU for departing from Christidis & Boles in an
article on sea birds. Apart from scaring a few innocent folk who are living
in fear of the day when the biological species concept bites the dust it
Can you tell us - are the instructions for authors in the Emu back cover
still being adhered to?
Was the lapse into Robertson and Nunn (1998) terminology a mistake or a
prophecy that C&B will soon be incorporating the revised Albatross
classification in C&B mark 2?
Is the sky falling? Can Chicken Little (Gallus gallus) survive?
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