Is the Neotropical flora ready for the PhyloCode?

@article{Janovec2008IsTN,
  title={Is the Neotropical flora ready for the PhyloCode?},
  author={John Janovec and Lynn G. Clark and Scott A. Mori},
  journal={The Botanical Review},
  year={2008},
  volume={69},
  pages={22-43}
}
Nomenclatural systems are structured around classification, and together they enable increasingly informed communication about biological diversity. Challengers of Linnaean classification and nomenclature have proposed the PhyloCode, a new set of rules that would govern the way systematists classify and name the diversity of life. Monographs and floras are two fundamental vehicles for communicating information about plant diversity. These works provide a comprehensive foundation of botanical… CONTINUE READING

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