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Re: : message from Robbin C. Moran regardingmyidentificationof the club mosses

  • Subject: Re: : message from Robbin C. Moran regardingmyidentificationof the club mosses
  • From: brian lee <lbmkjm@yahoo.com>
  • Date: Sat, 7 Jun 2008 09:33:57 -0700 (PDT)

Dear Steve,

Aloha.  Sorry for the delay...too busy.

From this latest version of this article, it appears you now know what a basionym is.  Congratulations. There are only a few typos...Penang Island,Pahan, and bname are the most obvious.

Is this the latest version that you posted?



--- On Thu, 6/5/08, ExoticRainforest <Steve@ExoticRainforest.com> wrote:

> From: ExoticRainforest <Steve@ExoticRainforest.com>
> Subject: [Aroid-l] : message from Robbin C. Moran regardingmyidentificationof the club mosses
> To: "Discussion of aroids" <aroid-l@gizmoworks.com>
> Date: Thursday, June 5, 2008, 5:52 PM
> Harry, I don't know about tenacity but the second one
> was a toughy!  Leland helped and is still helping a great
> deal as did Dr. Moran.  You can read the page as it now
> stands here but Leland tells me it still needs work.  If
> any of you see anything that sounds the least bit
> incorrect, please point it out!
> http://www.exoticrainforest.com/Huperzia%20nummulariifolia%20pc.html
> This won't go live on the net as far as the search
> engines go until I'm as certain as possible the info is
> correct!
> Steve
>   Leland, I totally agree and I need to make clear that I
> have no idea which
>   is correct and it really doesn’t matter that much to
> me. It just seems that
>   it's way to confusing. Also, I guess in terms of
> plant names, 7 years is a
>   lifetime. 
>   Many people I know that deal with Orchids, Cactus,
> Gesneriads and on and on
>   just stick with the name they received the plant as. But,
> I suspect this
>   practice is one way bad names are proliferated. Just
> visit a botanical
>   garden. I went to one here recently, not UNCC's, that
> wasn't even close on
>   the genus names of some of their plants on display. That
> was very
>   disappointing to me.
>   I really admire Steve's tenacity in trying to get to
> the most correct name
>   and the reason why. I just don’t have the drive to do
> that I guess. 
>   Harry Witmore
>   Cloud Jungle Epiphytes
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