He was born, as a matter of fact, in 1839, and was a Unitarian and Free Trader from his boyhood, and an Evolutionist from the publication of the Origin of Species.
To a man, horses and dogs and cats are mere species, outside the moral world.
Well, to the Superman, men and women are a mere species too, also outside the moral world.
Straker, on the other hand, regards the old gentleman’s accent as a joke thoughtfully provided by Providence expressly for the amusement of the British race, and treats him normally with the indulgence due to an inferior and unlucky species, but occasionally with indignant alarm when the old gentleman shows signs of intending his Irish nonsense to be taken seriously.
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It is an endangered species.
It is thought that there are over 20,000 species of ants.