Is the following command by god to Moses correct?
“YOU are to bring into the ark two of all living creatures, male and female, to keep them alive with you.” (We leave the seven out of it for present purposes.)
Fleas: over 2,000 species have been described worldwide.
Mosquitoes: Over 3,500 species have been described.
Flies: 1,4 to 1,8 million species estimated. The scientists are discovering and counting like mad the new species coming to their attention.
Did Noah conduct a roll call?
Scratching head, but only gently, unlike the ferocity of the religiots trying to figure it out.