Status of the Biocode

Thomas Pape thomas.pape at NRM.SE
Tue Feb 4 21:38:36 CST 2003


> ... and as long as 'current use' starts in 1753, I'll be happy... :)

Yes, Jim, yet dates for such 'current use' vary from 1753 onwards according
to whether we are talking Angiospermae, Pteridophyta, Araneae, (other)
Animalia, Bacteria, Viruses, etc. The Biocode doesn't intend to change this
but aims at unifying biological (binominal) nomenclature.

Thomas Pape
Naturhistoriska riksmuseet, Stockholm




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