[Tagging] Tag:natural=tree and taxon names

Bryce Nesbitt bryce2 at obviously.com
Tue Apr 28 06:16:16 UTC 2015


On Mon, Apr 27, 2015 at 3:44 PM, Andy Mabbett <andy at pigsonthewing.org.uk>
wrote:

> What can species= and genus= do, that taxon= cannot?
>

If all you know is the species, you can feel comfortable tagging the
species.
Tagging the taxon may not feel right, or may be too intimidating.

Same for common names.  You might know it's an Oak, but not realize it's a
Live Oak,
and furthermore not realize that live oak may be one of several species.
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