Re: Line breeding vs hybridization
- Subject: Re: Line breeding vs hybridization
- From: "Wilbert Hetterscheid" <email@example.com>
- Date: Fri, 22 Jun 2001 11:05:51 -0500 (CDT)
What would our famous Roadrunner think of THAT!!! His mortal enemy would
suddenly be a wolve instead of a coyote..... Poor creature.
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Sent: donderdag 21 juni 2001 22:11
Subject: Re: Line breeding vs hybridization
> in the u.s. lately, more and more scientists see that not only there's no
distinct species as Canis familiaris, but that coyotes and wolves are also
the same species.
> In a message dated Thu, 21 Jun 2001 12:03:57 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
"Wilbert Hetterscheid" <email@example.com> writes:
> << The question then is: is a Canis familiaris actually Canis lupus???? OR
> it Canis lupus 'Dalmatian' and Canis lupus 'Dachshund'?? Or is it Canis
> familiaris 'Dalmatian' or Canis familiaris 'Dachshund'? Or plain Canis
> 'Dalmatian' and Canis 'Dachshund'?
> WHAT is the idea of giving the domesticated dog a Latin binomen?? WHAT
> Canis familiaris ACTUALLY mean?
> BTW: MOST cultivars of plants are NOT line-bred but hybridised
> And even a line-bred result is a cultivar NOT a species. And to boot:
> does NOT line-breed with a pre-set goal.
> Wilbert >>