[Tagging] Casing in values

Jerry Clough (SK53) SK53_osm at yahoo.co.uk
Thu Aug 25 09:51:42 UTC 2016

On 25/08/2016 08:47, markus schnalke wrote:
> snip
> Is it the same for genus=Tilia, i.e. should it be genus=tilia?
> (Recently iD started to tab-complete it in lowercase, even if I
> started to type it in uppercase.)
> meillo

This has just been pointed out to me. I've filed an issue with iD on 
Github: https://github.com/openstreetmap/iD/issues/3377

At the moment the bulk of values in Genus are sensible & according with 
Botanical nomenclature, so let's keep it that way!

I'm not sure if there is a single good worldwide open source of plant 
genera. The obvious candidate is The Plant List, but this is
closed, see Roderic Page's blog post: 


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