[Taxacom] Registration of Fungal Names as required under Art. 42.1 Mycobank, Index Fungorum, Fungal Names web sites

Scott Redhead basidium at hotmail.com
Fri Dec 21 09:22:32 CST 2012

Dear Colleagues:
The announcement by John McNeill that the International Code of Nomenclature for algae, fungi, and plants (the Melbourne Code) is now published (Dec. 20th) reminds us to announce that the Nomenclature Committee for Fungi has
 recommended three repositories for fungal names as required under article 42.1  starting 1 January 2013.

These are:
Mycobank <  
http://www.mycobank.org/ >
Index Fungorum  <  
http://www.indexfungorum.org/ >
Fungal Names  < 
http://fungalinfo.im.ac.cn/fungalname/fungalname.html  >
See also the announcement in IMA Fungus 3(2): 44-45. (2012) 
and the official report by the NCF  in the upcoming February issue of the journal Taxon
http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/iapt/tax >
A ‘Memorandum of Cooperation’ regarding sharing  registration data has been signed between:
the International Mycological Association < 
http://www.ima-mycology.org/ >
the Centraalbureau voor Schimmelcultures - Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen (CBS-KNAW), Fungal Biodiversity Center, The Netherlands <
http://www.cbs.knaw.nl/ >
http://www.knaw.nl/Pages/DEF/27/136.bGFuZz1OTA.html >
the Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy < 
http://www.im.ac.cn/english1/ >  < 
http://www.im.ac.cn/chinese.php >
Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua <  
http://www.landcareresearch.co.nz/home >
All the best this holiday season.
Scott  Redhead & Lorelei Norvell
Scott A. Redhead, Ph.D.
 Chair: Nomenclature Committee for Fungi

Curator - National Mycological Herbarium / Curator
 de l'herbier mycologique national 

Research Scientist / Chercheur scientifique

Biodiversity (Mycology and Botany) / Biodiversité (Mycologie et Botanique) Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada/Agriculture et Agroalimentaire Canada 960 Carling Avenue/960 Carling Avenue
 Neatby Bldg./ Edifice de Neatby Ottawa, Ontario/Ottawa (Ontario) K1A 0C6
Telephone/Téléphone: 613-759-1384

Facsimile/Télécopieur: 613-759-1599

scott.redhead at agr.gc.ca

Lorelei L. Norvell, Ph.D.   Secretary: Nomenclature Committee for Fungi
Pacific Northwest Mycology Service, Portland, Oregon 97229-1309, U.S.A.


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