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Agree.  There can be plant species.  And
presumable any other kind of "species" that
is not "animal."  It's just a designation for a type.

Sally Caves
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----- Original Message -----
From: David Peterson <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Saturday, September 15, 2001 2:32 AM
Subject: Re: And now for something completely different.


> In a message dated 9/14/01 11:07:57 PM, [log in to unmask] writes:
>
> << 2) A species is a kind of animal. >>
>
>     Uh...I disagree.  I don't think this sentence makes sense.  A species
is
> not a kind of animal.  A species is a designation for types of organisms.
> I'd never say it was a type of animal.  I wonder what others will say...
>
> -David
>