https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=59171

       Web browser: ---
            Bug ID: 59171
           Summary: VisualEditor:Reference list is getting copied as
                    bullet list instead as <references/> while doing
                    copypaste from Chrome to FF
           Product: VisualEditor
           Version: unspecified
          Hardware: All
                OS: All
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: Unprioritized
         Component: Editing Tools
          Assignee: rm...@wikimedia.org
          Reporter: ryasm...@wikimedia.org
                CC: jforres...@wikimedia.org, jh...@wikimedia.org,
                    krinklem...@gmail.com, rm...@wikimedia.org,
                    ryasm...@wikimedia.org
    Classification: Unclassified
   Mobile Platform: ---

Created attachment 14202
  --> https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/attachment.cgi?id=14202&action=edit
Screenshot of the error

Steps to reproduce:

1.Open a page with VE in Chrome Browser which has references list in it 
2.Copy the references list with the reference.For example copy the following:
reference<ref>reference</ref>
<references />
3.Open another page in FireFox with VE
4.Paste the copied reference and reference list
5.Save the page

Observed Result:
The reference list got copied as bullet list rather than as <references/>

The resulting wikitext is as follows:
reference<sup>[1]</sup>
# reference

Test Environment: http://en.wikipedia.beta.wmflabs.org/
Browser: Chrome Version 26.0.1410.65 & FF 25
OS: MAC OS X 10. 8. 5 
Chrome
Page:http://en.wikipedia.beta.wmflabs.org/w/index.php?title=31st_december&veaction=edit
FF Page:http://en.wikipedia.beta.wmflabs.org/wiki/Newrefff

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