[Taxacom] New taxonomy in Nature's Scientific Reports

Stephen Thorpe stephen_thorpe at yahoo.co.nz
Sat Oct 1 00:11:18 CDT 2016


This isn't a big deal! There are only less than a handful of articles with new taxa. It was up to the authors to ensure Code compliance. The website seems odd, though, and I can't seem to find a way to get a pdf of any of the articles! Anyway, there are plenty of other journals publishing more new taxa than this one, all without valid ZooBank preregistration!

Stephen

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On Sat, 1/10/16, Geoff Read <gread at actrix.gen.nz> wrote:

 Subject: [Taxacom] New taxonomy in Nature's Scientific Reports
 To: Taxacom at mailman.nhm.ku.edu
 Received: Saturday, 1 October, 2016, 5:57 PM
 
 Has anyone here published taxonomy in
 "Scientific Reports", Nature's
 online-only open access journal?  Why aren't they
 registering new taxa in
 ZooBank for authors?
 
 Twitter thread about the issue:
 
 https://twitter.com/BioInFocus/status/734870944330731520
 
 Geoff
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 Geoffrey B. Read, Ph.D.
 Wellington, NEW ZEALAND
 gread at actrix.gen.nz
 
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