Understanding through Discussion

Welcome! You are not logged in. [ Login ]
EvC Forum active members: 75 (9011 total)
60 online now:
(60 visitors)
Newest Member: Burrawang
Upcoming Birthdays: DrJones*
Post Volume: Total: 881,587 Year: 13,335/23,288 Month: 265/795 Week: 61/33 Day: 0/21 Hour: 0/0

Thread  Details

Email This Thread
Newer Topic | Older Topic
Author Topic:   Is There Any Genetic Or Morphological Criterion For "Kind"?
Minority Report
Member (Idle past 1810 days)
Posts: 66
From: N.S.W Australia
Joined: 05-25-2009

Message 24 of 40 (621827)
06-29-2011 6:33 AM
Reply to: Message 1 by Dr Adequate
09-25-2006 3:28 PM

Define Kind?
Hi Dr A,
Here's another article that may help a little; www.creation.com/ligers-and-wholphins-what-next

Basically it says that defining a kind as being a species is too narrow a definition, and that in some situations a kind may go up the taxonomic clasification as far as order. Because of differing amounts of speciation between the original created kinds, you cannot state that a 'kind' is equivalent to say 'family' across the board. One kind may extend back to family, another may go to order, and still another may be equvalent to genus.

This message is a reply to:
 Message 1 by Dr Adequate, posted 09-25-2006 3:28 PM Dr Adequate has responded

Replies to this message:
 Message 25 by frako, posted 06-29-2011 8:46 AM Minority Report has not yet responded
 Message 26 by Dr Adequate, posted 06-29-2011 9:23 AM Minority Report has not yet responded
 Message 40 by CoolBeans, posted 03-08-2013 7:43 PM Minority Report has not yet responded

Newer Topic | Older Topic
Jump to:

Copyright 2001-2018 by EvC Forum, All Rights Reserved

™ Version 4.0 Beta
Innovative software from Qwixotic © 2020