Rogue Palaeontologist, studying crocodiles, dinosaurs and mass extinctions. Freelance science communicator and open scholarlship consultant. Founder of digital publishing platform, paleorXiv, and the Open Science MOOC. Author of kids book, Excavate Dinosaurs!
0000-0001-7794-0218One of my favourite parts of palaeontology is looking at how people choose to name newly discovered species. This is a core element of taxonomy, and understanding how many species exist or existed. Often though,