international code of zoological nomenclature


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international code of zoological nomenclature

the official regulations dealing with the scientific names and taxonomy of animals.
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International Code of Zoological Nomenclature, International Trust for Zoological Nomenclature, London.
These listings have been recommended by the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature (Recommendation 72F.4, ICZN 1999).
In 1976, he first named the human pathogen Pneumocystis jiroveci (3), at which time it was classified as a protozoan and therefore named according to the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature. By 1999, it had become clear that the organisms in the genus Pneumocystis are fungi, which are named according to the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature (ICBN) (4).
In accordance with Article 60 of the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature, Fourth Edition (1999), I suggest here that the name Beierotettix be erected as a replacement name for Colobotettix Beier, 1960.
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