I think the most tedious part of preparing a manuscript for publication is the proof-reading. It’s a dirty job, but someone’s gotta do it. If not done properly, you risk world-class typos like this to slip through.
J. Organomet. Chem. 2005, 690, 4252-4257. (Available here.)
P.S. For the record, the generic phrase is “Melting points were uncorrected”.