Editorial

Common Names for Subspecies in Zoology

Science  19 Sep 1952:
Vol. 116, Issue 3012, pp. 309
DOI: 10.1126/science.116.3012.309-b

Abstract

In my comment entitled "Common Names for Subspecies in Zoology" (SCIENCE, 115, 631 [1952]), thetechnical names P. sayi, P. affinis, and P. deserticolashould in every case read P. c. sayi, P. c. affinis, and P. c.deserticola. They are subspecies—not species.

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