[Taxacom] e-publication of EarlyView: clarification needed

Stephen Thorpe stephen_thorpe at yahoo.co.nz
Thu Sep 13 21:44:39 CDT 2012


yes, it is clear from this: http://www.tandfonline.com/toc/tnah13/1/4
 
I ignore such numbers, but there probably isn't a hard and fast rule about editorial additions to article titles. Other examples of this are article classifications like "Short note", etc., etc.
 
Stephen


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From: Richard Pyle <deepreef at bishopmuseum.org>
To: 'Roderic Page' <r.page at bio.gla.ac.uk>; 'David Campbell' <pleuronaia at gmail.com> 
Cc: 'TAXACOM' <taxacom at mailman.nhm.ku.edu> 
Sent: Friday, 14 September 2012 2:37 PM
Subject: Re: [Taxacom] e-publication of EarlyView: clarification needed

On a completely separate topic...

> R I Pocock (1898) LII.-On the Arachnida taken in the Transvaal and in
> Nyasaland by Mr W. L. Distant and Dr Percy Rendall. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist.
(7) 1:
> 308-321

My interpretation is that "LII" is the article number (52), and hence not
part of the title.  How would others consider this?

This supports Rod's point (which I heartily endorse!):

> (and all the variations in citation style we could have for that reference
not to
> mention how people treat the series [7], etc.). Plus the DOI also takes
you to
> the reference, whereas it's not clear what I do with the citation string.
If we
> use both the DOI and whatever citation style we like, we can have the
> benefits of unambiguously identifying the paper we are talking about, as
well
> as having a more familiar citation string. Just check the literature cited
section
> of a modern journal for examples.

Aloha,
Rich


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