Language for taxonomic names, redux

Philip Newton philip.newton at
Fri Feb 24 06:24:16 CET 2017

On 24 February 2017 at 03:09, Kent Karlsson <kent.karlsson14 at> wrote:
> Den 2017-02-22 22:35, skrev "Michael Everson" <everson at>:
>> la-DE-linnaeus would probably give a different result from la-US-linnaeus.
> This idea seems to conflate country ("region") with language. Though a
> common mistake, not one that "we" should make...

True. I wonder what accent la-CH-linnaeus and la-BE-linnaeus would
have, for example.

Philip Newton <philip.newton at>

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