[Taxacom] e-only publication for zoology, starts today
stephen_thorpe at yahoo.co.nz
Wed Sep 5 16:31:38 CDT 2012
Clarification needed! Surely, even if had not been published in print, a PDF cannot be considered validly published if its stated date of publication (in the work itself) is before 4 Sep 2012, even if it (now) has a ZooBank registration compliant with the amendment??
From: Richard Pyle <deepreef at bishopmuseum.org>
To: 'Laurent Raty' <l.raty at skynet.be>; taxacom at mailman.nhm.ku.edu
Sent: Thursday, 6 September 2012 9:05 AM
Subject: Re: [Taxacom] e-only publication for zoology, starts today
> On 09/04/2012 10:08 AM, Richard Pyle wrote:
> > Technically that's not possible, because before one hour ago, it was
> > not possible to comply with the requirements of the Amendment within
> > ZooBank (i.e., the old ZooBank did not allow designation of an Archive).
> It wouldn't be technically possible if the content of the entries in
> was immutable. But this doesn't seem to be the case...
Certain components of the ZooBank back-end database are immutable.
> Registered on 6 March according to ZooBank, published on 9 March 2012
> according to the pdf, the registration number is in the pdf, AND the entry
> ZooBank DOES include an Archive and an ISSN.
> Why is the pdf not published in the meaning of Article 8 of the Amendment
The PDF was not published in the meaning of Article 8 of the Amendment prior
to September 4th, because prior to September 4th there was no indication of
the intended Archive in ZooBank. The PDF could have been considered as
published after September 4th, but the date of publication for purposes of
priority would be applied to the paper edition, numerous copies of which
were simultaneously obtainable in March.
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