Taxonomy based on science is necessary for global conservation

  title={Taxonomy based on science is necessary for global conservation},
  author={Scott A Thomson and R. Pyle and S. Ahyong and M. Alonso-Zarazaga and J. Ammirati and J. F. Araya and J. Ascher and Tracy Lynn Audisio and Valter M. Azevedo-Santos and N. Bailly and W. J. Baker and M. Balke and M. Barclay and R. L. Barrett and R. C. Benine and James R M Bickerstaff and Patrice Bouchard and R. Bour and T. Bourgoin and Christopher B. Boyko and A. Breure and D. Brothers and James W. Byng and D. Campbell and L. Cer{\'i}aco and I. Cern{\'a}k and P. Cerretti and Chih-Han Chang and Soowon Cho and Joshua M. Copus and Mark John Costello and A. Cseh and C. Csuzdi and A. Culham and G. D'El{\'i}a and C{\'e}dric d’Udekem d’Acoz and M. Daneliya and Ren{\'e} Dekker and Edward C. Dickinson and T. Dickinson and Peter Paul van Dijk and Klaas-Douwe B. Dijkstra and B. Dima and D. Dmitriev and L. Duistermaat and J. P. Dumbacher and W. Eiserhardt and T. Ekrem and N. Evenhuis and Arnaud Faille and J. Fern{\'a}ndez-Triana and Emile Fiesler and M. Fishbein and Barry G Fordham and A. V. Freitas and N. R. Friol and U. Fritz and T. Fr{\o}slev and V. Funk and S. Gaimari and G. S. T. Garbino and A. Garraffoni and J. Geml and A. C. Gill and A. Gray and Felipe Grazziotin and P. Greenslade and E. Guti{\'e}rrez and M. Harvey and C. J. Hazevoet and K. He and Xiaolan He and S. Helfer and K. Helgen and Anneke H van Heteren and Francisco Hita Garcia and N. Holstein and M. K. Horv{\'a}th and P. Hovenkamp and W. S. Hwang and J. Hyv{\"o}nen and M. B. Islam and J. B. Iverson and M. Ivie and Zeehan Jaafar and Morgan D. Jackson and J. P. Jayat and N. F. Johnson and H. Kaiser and Bente Klitg{\aa}rd and D. G. Knapp and Jun-ichi Kojima and U. K{\~o}ljalg and J. Kontsch{\'a}n and Frank-Thorsten Krell and I. Krisai-Greilhuber and S. Kullander and L. Latella and John E. Lattke and V. Lencioni and G. P. Lewis and M. G. Lhano and N. Lujan and J. Luksenburg and J. Mariaux and J. Marinho-Filho and C. Marshall and J. Mat{\'e} and M. McDonough and E. Michel and V. F. O. Miranda and M. Mitroiu and J. Molinari and S. Monks and A. Moore and R. Moratelli and D. Mur{\'a}nyi and T. Nakano and S. Nikolaeva and John E. Noyes and M. Ohl and Nora H Oleas and Thomas Orrell and B. P{\'a}ll-Gergely and Thomas Pape and V. Papp and L. Parenti and D. Patterson and I. Y. Pavlinov and Ronald H. Pine and P. Poczai and J. Prado and Divakaran Prathapan and R. Rabeler and J. E. Randall and Frank E. Rheindt and A. Rhodin and S. Rodr{\'i}guez and D. C. Rogers and F. Roque and K. Rowe and L. Ruedas and J. Salazar-Bravo and R. Salvador and G. Sangster and C. Sarmiento and D. Schigel and S. Schmidt and F. W. Schueler and Hendrik Segers and N. Snow and Pedro G B Souza-Dias and R. Stals and S. Stenroos and R. D. Stone and C. F. Sturm and P. {\vS}tys and P. Teta and D. C. Thomas and R. M. Timm and B. Tindall and J. Todd and D. Triebel and A. Valdecasas and A. Vizzini and M. Vorontsova and Jurriaan M. de Vos and P. Wagner and L. Watling and A. Weakley and F. Welter-Schultes and D. Whitmore and N. Wilding and K. Will and J. Williams and Karen L. Wilson and J. Winston and W. W{\"u}ster and D. Yanega and D. Yeates and Hussam Zaher and G. Zhang and Zhi-Qiang Zhang and Hong-zhang Zhou},
  journal={PLoS Biology},
  • Scott A Thomson, R. Pyle, +181 authors Hong-zhang Zhou
  • Published 2018
  • Biology, Computer Science, Medicine
  • PLoS Biology
  • Author(s): Thomson, Scott A; Pyle, Richard L; Ahyong, Shane T; Alonso-Zarazaga, Miguel; Ammirati, Joe; Araya, Juan Francisco; Ascher, John S; Audisio, Tracy Lynn; Azevedo-Santos, Valter M; Bailly, Nicolas; Baker, William J; Balke, Michael; Barclay, Maxwell VL; Barrett, Russell L; Benine, Ricardo C; Bickerstaff, James RM; Bouchard, Patrice; Bour, Roger; Bourgoin, Thierry; Boyko, Christopher B; Breure, Abraham SH; Brothers, Denis J; Byng, James W; Campbell, David; Ceriaco, Luis MP; Cernak, Istvan… CONTINUE READING
    78 Citations

    Topics from this paper

    Regional records improve data quality in determining plant extinction rates
    • 4
    • PDF
    Supporting Spartina: Interdisciplinary perspective shows Spartina as a distinct solid genus.
    • 11
    • PDF
    Taxonomy and conservation of grassland earless dragons: new species and an assessment of the first possible extinction of a reptile on mainland Australia
    • 4
    • PDF
    Values, regulation, and species delimitation.
    • 2
    • PDF


    Species concepts and phylogenetic theory : a debate
    • 309
    What really hampers taxonomy and conservation? A riposte to Garnett and Christidis (2017)
    • 30
    • PDF
    Impacts of taxonomic inertia for the conservation of African ungulate diversity: an overview
    • 35
    Understanding and confronting species uncertainty in biology and conservation
    • 251
    • PDF
    Taxonomy anarchy hampers conservation
    • 115
    • Highly Influential
    • PDF
    The Linnaean system and its 250-year persistence
    • 52
    19 A hierarchy of species concepts : the denouement in the saga of the species problem
    • 402
    • PDF