(GEN) Lexicons

Jim Croft jrc at ANBG.GOV.AU
Tue Dec 14 14:42:26 CET 1999

>I would like to suggest that if part of our group think it is worthwhile
>to attempt to construct a standard character list for one or more (or all)
>kingdoms (to which I am not opposed) that we have an additional first level
>topic identifier for subject lines in our postings (currently we use GEN,
>RQT and XML).

Whatever happened to Richard Pankhurst's TDWG-based attempt to come up with
a minimum character set (or something) for just the (vascular? seed?
flowering?) plants?  I seem to remember there was a fair bit of wailing,
gnashing of teeth and slitting of wrists over this exercise...

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