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lumper

a taxonomist who tends to group organisms together and then form large taxa, as distinct from one who forms many taxa (a SPLITTER).
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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The problem in defining the term can be summarized by that ever present philosophical dichotomy of whether one considers themselves a "lumper" or a "splitter." In this context, lumpers are people who mentally emphasize the similarities of an event instead of the differences, and, according to Wikipedia, splitters are those people who reject simplistic classifications and would rather emphasize the differences.
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