[Wikimedia-l] WikiData and WikiSpecies

Amir E. Aharoni amir.aharoni at mail.huji.ac.il
Mon Jun 3 09:36:32 UTC 2013

2013/6/3 Ting Chen <wing.philopp at gmx.de>:
> Hello dear all,
> I happened to worked with a few biology interwikis on WikiData today and saw
> the taxnomical data on it. Given that WikiData is growing and more potential
> would not it be a good idea to merge WikiSpecies data into WikiData and
> close WikiSpecies (hope now there will no stones or rotten tomatos flying
> for this naive question ;-) )?

I thought about it several times and it makes sense to me. I somehow
assumed that that is the intention anyway.

Amir Elisha Aharoni · אָמִיר אֱלִישָׁע אַהֲרוֹנִי
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I want to live in peace.” – T. Moore‬

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