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Joint statement on best practices for the citation of authorities of scientific names in taxonomy by CETAF, SPNHC and BHL

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  • Laurence Benichou
  • Jutta Buschbom
  • Mariel Campbell
  • Elisa Hermann
  • Jiří Kvaček
  • Patricia Mergen
  • Lorna Mitchell
  • Constance Rinaldo
  • Donat Agosti
This joint statement aims at encouraging all authors, publishers and editors involved in scientific publishing to give the bibliographic source of the authorities of taxonomic names. This initiative, written by members of the three communities, has been approved by the executive boards of the SPNHC (Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections), CETAF (Consortium of European Taxonomic Facilities) and BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library).
Original languageEnglish
Article numbere94338
JournalResearch Ideas and Outcomes
Number of pages7
Publication statusPublished - 9-Sept-2022
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