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New from Snet: Lithologs, a new tool to create lithological/sedimentological logs online..

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Nomenclature is for naming

Matt just sent me an email entitled Are there “basal” sauropodomorphs?, in which he pointed me to Mario Bronzati’s (2017) opinion piece in Palaeontologia Electronica, “Should the terms ‘basal taxon’ and ‘transitional taxon’ be extinguished from cladistic studies with extinct organisms?” Here’s my reply, which at Matt’s suggestion I am posting here essentially unedited. I’ve not read […] | Impressum