Herp question 2

mel turner mturner at acpub.duke.edu
Fri Feb 10 13:55:28 EST 1995

In article <mbrown-100295121844 at macg417l.bio.purdue.edu> mbrown at bilbo.bio.purdue.edu (Marcy Brown) writes:
>In article <1995Feb10.104738.1 at folly.cofc.edu>, mitchellp at folly.cofc.edu
>> One more quick question for anyone to answer.  Catagorized under 
Herpetology:>> --> What famous herpetologist wrote "So excellent a fishe"?

>I don't remember who said the above statement, but I think that it may have
>been in reference to axolotls and other salamanders that retain larval
>characteristics, which might look like fish, but are really herps.  Am I on
>the right track, anyone?

I think the book in question is by Archie Carr and is about sea turtles.  

(Try sci.bio.herp for herpetology questions)

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