[Taxacom] Return of the digital taxa

JF Mate aphodiinaemate at gmail.com
Wed Sep 21 22:40:18 CDT 2016


It seems taxonomy fraudsters have cottoned on the fact that
descriptions no longer require "dead bodies". A description of a new
Dermestidae was published in Entomology and Applied Science Letters.
Fortunately the author was pretty lazy and it ended up being a nomen
nudum. Reference to original article and link to article uncovering
the dirty deed below.

Jason

Original article: Description of a new species of the genus
Thaumaglossa (COLEOPTERA: Dermestidae: Megatominae) of the Astrakhan
Region of Russia.
Entomology and Applied Science Letters, 2016, 3, 4: 12-14.


https://www.researchgate.net/publication/308163532_New_Faunistic_Records_and_remarks_on_Dermestidae_Coleoptera_-_Part_15


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