[Tagging] Casing in values

markus schnalke meillo at marmaro.de
Thu Aug 25 10:52:04 UTC 2016

[2016-08-25 10:51] "Jerry Clough (SK53)" <SK53_osm at yahoo.co.uk>
> 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.)
> 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!

Okay, thanks.

> 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: 
> http://iphylo.blogspot.co.uk/2010/12/plant-list-nice-data-shame-it-not-open.html

I use http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Wetter_Baum for tagging trees,
it's in German, however.


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