[Taxacom] e-only publication for zoology, starts today

Paul J. Morris mole at morris.net
Fri Sep 7 18:18:36 CDT 2012

On Sat, 8 Sep 2012 05:15:58 +0700
"Adam Cotton" <adamcot at cscoms.com> wrote:
> "8.5.3. be registered in the Official Register of Zoological
> Nomenclature (ZooBank) (see Article 78.2.4) and contain evidence in
> the work itself that such registration has occurred."
> Why wasn't the "evidence" required more clearly specified in the
> article? 

See also the discussion in Morris et al., 2011 Mycotaxon 116:513-517,
http://dx.doi.org/10.5248/116.513 where we recommended that fungal
registration explicitly require _the_ identifier used in the
registration to appear in the protologue.

Paul J. Morris
Biodiversity Informatics Manager
Harvard University Herbaria/Museum of Comparative Zo├Âlogy
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