[Taxacom] a question of Latin ...

Paul van Rijckevorsel dipteryx at freeler.nl
Thu Aug 2 04:57:18 CDT 2012

From: "Paul van Rijckevorsel" <dipteryx at freeler.nl>
Sent: Thursday, August 02, 2012 11:41 AM

> This is very easy; this has not been changed in over a century. There 
> is a free choice between Asteraceae/Compositae; mostly a matter of 
> style. What somebody uses will probably depend on the classification 
> he is following.

To be more exact: the option to use Asteraceae (and the like) is formally
allowed since the 1930 Congress / the 1935, Cambridge Code. No real 
change since then.


P.S. A quick search of IPNI shows no names for new taxa published
with "advenus", just combinations based on basionyms that used 

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