Date: Tue, 1 Jun 1999 10:12:53 -0400
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From: Kurt Auffenberg <kauffe@FLMNH.UFL.EDU>
Subject: Re: The Question Man
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If a worker really knows the group she/he is working on then it does not
present a problem. It's unfortunate that this has to occur, but it does
when a major monograph is being prepared and additional material is simply
not available. If it really was a problem, peer reviews would zap it
pretty quickly. Let's hope.
At 09:00 PM 5/30/99 -0000, you wrote:
> That's an easy question Art, TOO MANY!!!!
>If only one specimen was found to "represent" the "new species" wouldn't
>this be considered a freak mutation?
>Mark James & Peta Susan Bethke
>3001 South Ocean Dr. Suite 4-V
>From: Art Weil <artweil@FUSE.NET>
>To: CONCH-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU <CONCH-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU>
>Date: Sunday, May 30, 1999 12:51 AM
>Subject: The Question Man
>>Just a little something to broil your minds with between burgers and hot
>> How many shells ARE known from the description of ONE example ONLY?
>>Sowerby's Ep. dubia might give you a start.