I just came across a question tagged and per the convention it should be , but I don't yet have the rep to rename a tag or retag a question. It only has the one question.

  • Since plural-lost-colony is too close to the existing tag plurallostcolony, this will have to be completed by a mod.
    – Unionhawk Mod
    Nov 2, 2015 at 19:44
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    @Unionhawk Plural-lost-colony?
    – Frank
    Nov 2, 2015 at 19:53
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    @Frank Shh..... >_> (this is why we use hyphens to separate words, so people don't misread tags)
    – Unionhawk Mod
    Nov 2, 2015 at 19:53
  • I can't seem to change it myself as it seems that plural-lost-colony and pluralostcolony are treated as the same tag?
    – childe
    Nov 3, 2015 at 1:24
  • @oamlyya True. Therefore a mod must do it, we (as in regular users) cannot only add or remove hyphens from a tag.
    – Mathias711
    Nov 3, 2015 at 17:11

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Looks like a mod has already changed it from to .

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