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Sun Aug 1, 2021, 09:42 AM

3. I usually make that joke about species concepts.

The word "species" actually has many meanings among biologists. I've often said the following in my presentations:

If you want to kill large numbers of biologists, lock them in a room and tell them they can't get out until they agree on what a species is. They will all die.

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