[Annelida] Zoobank: a universal register for animal names
g.read at niwa.co.nz
Thu Sep 22 15:49:36 EST 2005
An ICZN proposal for a universal register for animal names is announced.
Polaszek, A.; Agosti, D.; et al. 2005: A universal register for animal names.
Nature 437(7058): 477, 22 September 2005
Andrew Polaszek, Secretary of ICZN, and colleagues propose an open-access web-
register for animal names, which they believe is vital to move taxonomy into
the twenty-first century.
"Our target is to have ZooBank, and a fifth edition of the code, completed by
2008, the 250th anniversary of Linnaeus' animal nomenclature."
Geoff Read <g.read at niwa.co.nz>
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