Contributions to Zoology, 79 (4) – 2010Michel Laurin: The subjective nature of Linnaean categories and its impact in evolutionary biology and biodiversity studies

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I thank A. Dubois for bibliographic information and D. Marjanović for comments on the draft. N.J. Kluge and two anonymous reviewers provided detailed comments that helped improve the paper, even though I could not follow some of them because of disagreements on basic issues.

Received: 1 June 2010

Revised and accepted: 31 August 2010

Published online: 20 October 2010

Editor: J.W. Arntzen