Bulletin

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2ICZN, 2012Candidate Part of List of Available Names (LAN) for species in the phylum Rotifera – period of public commentary begins
3Welter-Schultes, FW, Wieland, F2012Case 3548 A proposal for the treatment of Mémoires pour servir à l’histoire des insectes by De Geer (1752–1778) and the additional volume by Retzius (1783)
20Fautin, DG, Williams, RB, Molodtsova, T2012Case 3574 Cereus Ilmoni, 1830 (Cnidaria, Anthozoa): proposed designation of a new type species
24Reid, C, Booth, R, Döberl, M2012Case 3575 Haltica undulata Kutschera, 1860 (currently Phyllotreta undulata, Insecta, Coleoptera, CHRYSOMELIDAE): proposed precedence over Haltica bivittata Waterhouse, 1838 (currently Phyllotreta bivittata)
29Angus, RB, Wilson, CJ, Krell, F-T2012Case 3579 Scarabaeus fimetarius Linnaeus, 1758 (currently Aphodius fimetarius; Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEIDAE): proposed conservation of usage of the specific name by designation of a neotype
37von Tschirnhaus, M, Nartshuk, EP2012Case 3576 Oscinella Becker, 1909 (Insecta, Diptera, CHLOROPIDAE): proposed conservation by reversal of precedence with Melanochaeta Bezzi, 1906 and Pachychaetina Hendel, 1907
44Galton, PM2012Case 3561 Anchisaurus Marsh, 1885 (Dinosauria, Sauropodomorpha): proposed conservation of usage by designation of a neotype for its type species Megadactylus polyzelus Hitchcock, 1865
51Schodde, R, Joseph, L, Bock, WJ2012Case 3572 PSITTACULINAE Vigors, 1825 (Aves): proposed conservation of usage
56Prkic, J, Mariottini, P, Oliverio, M, Warén, A2012Comment on Murex tubercularis Montagu, 1803 (currently Cerithiopsis tubercularis; Mollusca, Gastropoda, CERITHIOPSIDAE): proposed conservation of usage of the specific name by designation of a neotype
60Robbins, RK, Lamas, G2012Comment on the proposed establishment of availability of Balintus d’Abrera, 2001, Gulliveria d’Abrera & Bálint, 2001, Salazaria d’Abrera & Bálint, 2001, Megathecla Robbins, 2002 and Gullicaena Bálint, 2002 (Insecta, Lepidoptera, LYCAENIDAE)
61Becker, VO2012Comment on the proposed precedence of Sematura Dalman, 1825 over Mania Hübner, 1821 Lepidoptera, SEMATURIDAE
62Savage, JM, Crother, BI, Holycross, AT2012Comment on the proposed conservation of Crotalinus catenatus Rafinesque, 1818 (currently Sistrurus catenatus) and Crotalus tergeminus (currently Sistrurus tergeminus; Reptilia, Serpentes) by designation of neotypes for both species
63Demirjian, V2012Comment on Stegosaurus Marsh, 1877 (Dinosauria, Ornithischia): proposed replacement of the type species with Stegosaurus stenops Marsh, 1887
65Lucas, SG2012Comment on the proposed conservation of usage of Mastodon waringi Holland, 1920 (currently Haplomastodon waringi; Mammalia, Proboscidea) by designation of a neotype
66ICZN, 2012OPINION 2290 (Case 3523) Callidea lateralis Guérin-Méneville, 1838 (currently Lamprocoris lateralis; Insecta, Heteroptera): specific name conserved
69ICZN, 2012OPINION 2291 (Case 3524) Thecla dumetorum Boisduval, 1852 (currently Callophrys dumetorum), proposed neotype; and Thecla sheridonii Carpenter, 1877 (currently C. sheridanii) (Lepidoptera, LYCAENIDAE): current usage and names conserved
72ICZN, 2012OPINION 2292 (Case 3521) Megaselia abdita Schmitz, 1959 (Diptera, PHORIDAE): precedence given over Aphiochaeta griseipennis Santos Abreu, 1921 (currently Megaselia griseipennis)
75ICZN, 2012OPINION 2293 (Case 3482) Psittacus tenuirostris Kuhl, 1820 and Licmetis pastinator Gould, 1841 (currently Cacatua tenuirostris and Cacatua pastinator; Aves, Psittaciformes): usage conserved by designation of a neotype for Psittacus tenuirostris Kuhl, 1820
77ICZN, 2012OPINION 2294 (Case 3500) Paradisaea Linnaeus, 1758 and PARADISAEIDAE Swainson, 1825 (Aves): names conserved
79ICZN, 2012OPINION 2295 (Case 3515) Rhynchotherium Falconer, 1868 (Mammalia; Proboscidea): usage conserved by designation of Rhynchotherium falconeri Osborn, 1923 as the type species
81Barclay, MVL2012Book Review Priority! The Dating of Scientific Names in Ornithology. A Directory to the Literature and its Reviewers.
82ICZN, 2012Corrigendum
85Welter-Schultes, FW2012Case 3581: Turbo bidens Linnaeus, 1758 (Mollusca, Gastropoda, CLAUSILIIDAE): request for setting aside the neotype designated in 2009
88Scharff, N, Hormiga, G2012Case 3580: Exechocentrus lancearius Simon, 1889 (Arachnida, Araneae, ARANEIDAE): replacement of the holotype by designation of a neotype
92Pinto, ÂP, Garrison, RW, Paulson, DR, Donnelly, TW, May, ML2012Case 3584 Erythemis Hagen, 1861: proposed precedence over Lepthemis Hagen, 1861 (Insecta, Odonata)
101Rohácek, J2012Case 3578: Copromyza fenestralis Fallén, 1820 (currently Pteremis fenestralis; Insecta, Diptera, SPHAEROCERIDAE): proposed conservation of usage by suppression of syntypes and designation of neotype
106Evenhuis, NL2012Case 3585 Atomosia Macquart, 1838 (Insecta, Diptera, ASILIDAE): proposed conservation of usage
109Evenhuis, NL, Pape, T2012Case 3586 Glossina Wiedemann, 1830 (Insecta, Diptera, GLOSSINIDAE): proposed precedence over Nemorhina Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830
113Evenhuis, NL, Sinclair, BJ2012Case 3588: Brachystoma Meigen, 1822 (Insecta, Diptera, BRACHYSTOMATIDAE): proposed conservation of usage
116Savage, JM, David, P, Vogel, G2012Case 3566 Tropidolaemus Wagler, 1830 and Cophias wagleri F. Boie, 1827 (currently Tropidolaemus wagleri) (Reptilia, Squamata, VIPERIDAE): proposed conservation
122Ates, RML2012Comment on the proposed conservation of Haliplanella Hand, 1956 (Anthozoa, Actiniaria) by suppression of Haliplanella Treadwell, 1943 (Polychaeta)
123Bouchet, P, Marshall, B2012Comment on Murex tubercularis Montagu, 1803 (currently Cerithiopsis tubercularis; Mollusca, Gastropoda, CERITHIOPSIDAE): proposed conservation of usage of the specific name by designation of a neotype
124Welter-Schultes, FW, Audibert, C2012Comment on Cornu Born, 1778 (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Pulmonata, HELICIDAE): request for a ruling on the availability of the generic name
127Kraus, O2012Comment on the proposed emendation of the current spelling of METINAE Simon, 1894 (Arachnida, Araneae, TETRAGNATHIDAE) to METAINAE to remove homonymy with METIDAE Boeck, 1872 (Crustacea, Copepoda)
127Welter-Schultes, FW2012Comment on Limax fasciatus Razoumowsky, 1789 (LIMACIDAE) and Limax fasciatus Nilsson, 1823 (currently Arion fasciatus, ARIONIDAE: proposed conservation of both specific names (Gastropoda, Stylommatophora)
128Fery, H2012Comments on the proposed conservation of usage of the specific name of Scarabaeus fimetarius Linnaeus, 1758 (currently Aphodius fimetarius; Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEIDAE) by designation of a neotype 1
136Bellmann, A, Hillert, O, Rößner, E2012Comments on the proposed conservation of usage of the specific name of Scarabaeus fimetarius Linnaeus, 1758 (currently Aphodius fimetarius; Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEIDAE) by designation of a neotype 2
138Roslin, T2012Comments on the proposed conservation of usage of the specific name of Scarabaeus fimetarius Linnaeus, 1758 (currently Aphodius fimetarius; Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEIDAE) by designation of a neotype 3
138Solodovnikov, A2012Comments on the proposed conservation of usage of the specific name of Scarabaeus fimetarius Linnaeus, 1758 (currently Aphodius fimetarius; Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEIDAE) by designation of a neotype 4
139Barclay, MVL2012Comments on the proposed conservation of usage of the specific name of Scarabaeus fimetarius Linnaeus, 1758 (currently Aphodius fimetarius; Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEIDAE) by designation of a neotype 5
140Pagliano, G2012Comment on the proposed designation of Anaphes fuscipennis Haliday, 1833 as the type species of Anaphes Haliday, 1833 (Insecta, Hymenoptera)
141Demirjian, V2012Comment on Anchisaurus Marsh, 1885 (Dinosauria, Sauropodomorpha): proposed conservation of usage by designation of a neotype for its type species Megadactylus polyzelus Hitchcock, 1865
143ICZN, 2012OPINION 2296 (Case 3525) Tricoelia variopedata Renier, [1804] (currently Chaetopterus variopedatus; Annelida, Polychaeta): specific name conserved
145ICZN, 2012OPINION 2297 (Case 3514) ENHYDRINI Régimbart, 1882 (Insecta, Coleoptera): spelling emended to ENHYDRUSINI to remove homonymy with ENHYDRINI Gray, 1825 (Mammalia, MUSTELIDAE)
147ICZN, 2012OPINION 2298 (Case 3519) Eumolpus Weber, 1801, Chrysochus Chevrolat in Dejean, 1836 and Bromius Chevrolat in Dejean, 1836 (Insecta, Coleoptera, CHRYSOMELIDAE): usage conserved
150ICZN, 2012OPINION 2299 (Case 3529) Otiorhynchus Germar, 1824 and Loborhynchus Schoenherr, 1823 (Insecta, Coleoptera): emendation of entries on the Official List of Generic Names in Zoology
152ICZN, 2012OPINION 2300 (Case 3530) PLINTHINI Lacordaire, 1863 (Insecta, Coleoptera) and Plinthus Germar, 1817 conserved by designation of Curculio megerlei Panzer, 1803 as the type species
155ICZN, 2012OPINION 2301 (Case 3526) Salmo formosanus Jordan & Oshima, 1919 (currently Oncorhynchus formosanus; Osteichthyes, SALMONIDAE, SALMONINAE): specific name conserved
157ICZN, 2012OPINION 2302 (Case 3528) Ephippus Cuvier, 1816, EPHIPPIDAE Gill, 1861, Scatophagus Cuvier, 1831 and SCATOPHAGIDAE Bleeker, 1876 (Osteichthyes): usage conserved
161ICZN, 2012Amendment of Articles 8, 9, 10, 21 and 78 of the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature to expand and refine methods of publication
170R. Becker, T, Nikolaeva, SV2012Case 3600 A proposal to reinstate as available the species-group names proposed for Devonian ammonoids (Mollusca, Cephalopoda) by Sobolew (1914a, 1914b)
178Johnson, PJ, R. DeWalt, E, Evenhuis, NL2012Case 3592 Dodecatoma Westwood, 1849 (Insecta, Coleoptera): proposed conservation by suppression of Dodecatoma Dufour, 1841 (Insecta, Plecoptera)
182Krell, F-T, Branco, T, Ziani, S2012Case 3590 Scarabaeus Linnaeus, 1758, Dynastes MacLeay, 1819, SCARABAEINAE Latreille, 1802, and DYNASTINAE MacLeay, 1819 (Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEOIDEA): proposed conservation of usage
191Evenhuis, NL, Plant, AR2012Case 3589 Hemerodromia Meigen, 1822 and HEMERODROMIINAE Schiner, 1862 (Insecta, Diptera, EMPIDIDAE): proposed conservation of usage of the genus-group and family-group names
195Evenhuis, NL, Bickel, DJ, Robinson, H2012Case 3591 Argyra Macquart, 1834 (Insecta, Diptera, DOLICHOPODIDAE): proposed conservation of the name by suppression of Porphyrops Meigen, 1824
200Evenhuis, NL, Sinclair, BJ2012Case 3595 Ocydromia Meigen, 1820 (Insecta, Diptera, HYBOTIDAE): proposed conservation of usage
203Galton, PM2012Case 3560 Plateosaurus engelhardti Meyer, 1837 (Dinosauria, Sauropodomorpha): proposed replacement of unidentifiable namebearing type by a neotype
213Kadolsky, D2012Comment on Turbo bidens Linnaeus, 1758 (Gastropoda, CLAUSILIIDAE): request for setting aside the neotype (Case 3581)
219Kadolsky, D2012Comment on Cornu Born, 1778 (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Pulmonata, HELICIDAE): request for a ruling on the availability of the generic name (Case 3518)
221Mauffray, B2012Comment on Erythemis Hagen, 1861: proposed precedence over Lepthemis Hagen, 1861 (Insecta, Odonata) (Case 3584)
222Dellacasa, M, Dellacasa, G2012Comments on the proposed conservation of usage of the specific name of Scarabaeus fimetarius Linnaeus, 1758 (currently Aphodius fimetarius; Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEIDAE) by designation of a neotype (Case 3579) 1
223Forshage, M2012Comments on the proposed conservation of usage of the specific name of Scarabaeus fimetarius Linnaeus, 1758 (currently Aphodius fimetarius; Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEIDAE) by designation of a neotype (Case 3579) 2
225Frolov, A2012Comments on the proposed conservation of usage of the specific name of Scarabaeus fimetarius Linnaeus, 1758 (currently Aphodius fimetarius; Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEIDAE) by designation of a neotype (Case 3579) 3
225Maté, J2012Comments on the proposed conservation of usage of the specific name of Scarabaeus fimetarius Linnaeus, 1758 (currently Aphodius fimetarius; Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEIDAE) by designation of a neotype (Case 3579) 4
227Ballerio, A2012Comments on the proposed conservation of usage of the specific name of Scarabaeus fimetarius Linnaeus, 1758 (currently Aphodius fimetarius; Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEIDAE) by designation of a neotype (Case 3579) 5
228Branco, T2012Comments on the proposed conservation of usage of the specific name of Scarabaeus fimetarius Linnaeus, 1758 (currently Aphodius fimetarius; Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEIDAE) by designation of a neotype (Case 3579) 6
229Galton, PM2012Comment on Anchisaurus Marsh, 1885 (Dinosauria, Sauropodomorpha): proposed conservation of usage by designation of a neotype for its type species Megadactylus polyzelus Hitchcock, 1865 (Case 3561)
232ICZN, 2012OPINION 2303 (Case 3520) Boccardia proboscidea Hartman, 1940 (Annelida, SPIONIDAE): specific name conserved
235ICZN, 2012OPINION 2304 (Case 3533) Neobisium Chamberlin, 1930 (Arachnida, Pseudoscorpiones): precedence given over Blothrus Schiödte, 1847
237ICZN, 2012OPINION 2305 (Case 3537) ATHETINI Casey, 1910 and GEOSTIBINA Seevers, 1978 (Insecta, Coleoptera, STAPHYLINIDAE, ALEOCHARINAE): family-group names conserved
240ICZN, 2012OPINION 2306 (Case 3542) Trachelus Jurine, 1807 (Hymenoptera, CEPHIDAE): precedence given over Astatus Panzer, [1801]
242ICZN, 2012OPINION 2307 (Case 3539) Sturmia Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830, Senometopia Macquart, 1834 and Drino Robineau-Desvoidy, 1863 (Insecta, Diptera, TACHINIDAE): usage conserved
244ICZN, 2012OPINION 2308 (Case 3480) Mastodon waringi Holland, 1920 (currently Haplomastodon waringi; Mammalia; Proboscidea): request to designate a neotype not approved
249Moradmand, M, Jäger, P2012Case 3596 Eusparassus Simon, 1903 (Arachnida Araneae, SPARASSIDAE): proposed conservation of the generic name
254Bauernfeind, E, Haybach, A2012Case 3594 Ecdyonurus Eaton, 1868 and Ephemera venosa Fabricius, 1775 (currently Ecdyonurus venosus; Insecta, Ephemeroptera): proposed conservation of usage by designation of a neotype for Ephemera venosa
260Balletto, E, Lees, DC2012Case 3573 Papilio narcissus Fabricius, 1798 (currently Heteropsis narcissus; Lepidoptera, NYMPHALIDAE): proposed conservation of the specific name
266Döberl, M, Löbl, I2012Case 3607 Haltica (Dibolia) schillingii Letzner, 1847 (Insecta, Coleoptera, CHRYSOMELIDAE): proposed precedence over flea-beetle Petalopus metallicus Motschulsky, 1845 (currently Dibolia metallica)
271Evenhuis, NL, Pont, AC2012Case 3602 Coenosia Meigen, 1826 and COENOSIINAE Verrall, 1888 (Insecta, Diptera, MUSCIDAE): proposed conservation of usage of the genus-group and family-group names
276Paulay, G, P. O’Loughlin, M2012Case 3598 Thyone Oken, 1815 and Psolus Oken, 1815 (Echinodermata, Holothuroidea): proposed reinstatement as available names
279Bank, RA2012Comment on Cornu Born, 1778 (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Pulmonata, HELICIDAE): request for a ruling on the availability of the generic name (Case 3518)
280Welter-Schultes, FW2012Comment on Turbo bidens Linnaeus, 1758 (Gastropoda, CLAUSILIIDAE): request for setting aside the neotype (Case 3581)
281Bálint, Z, d’Abrera, B2012Comment on the proposed establishment of availability of Balintus d’Abrera, 2001, Gulliveria d’Abrera & Bálint, 2001, Salazaria d’Abrera & Bálint, 2001, Megathecla Robbins, 2002 and Gullicaena Bálint, 2002 (Insecta, Lepidoptera, LYCAENIDAE) (Case 3458)
284Bezdek, A, Král, D2012Comments on the proposed conservation of usage of the specific name of Scarabaeus fimetarius Linnaeus, 1758 (currently Aphodius fimetarius; Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEIDAE) by designation of a neotype (Case 3579) 1
285Schmidt, L, Kalz, H, Schulze, J, Schulze, W, Ziegler, W, Zorn, C2012Comments on the proposed conservation of usage of the specific name of Scarabaeus fimetarius Linnaeus, 1758 (currently Aphodius fimetarius; Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEIDAE) by designation of a neotype (Case 3579) 2
285Krell, F-T, Angus, RB2012Comments on the proposed conservation of usage of the specific name of Scarabaeus fimetarius Linnaeus, 1758 (currently Aphodius fimetarius; Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEIDAE) by designation of a neotype (Case 3579) 3
285Fery, H2012Comments on the proposed conservation of usage of the specific name of Scarabaeus fimetarius Linnaeus, 1758 (currently Aphodius fimetarius; Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEIDAE) by designation of a neotype (Case 3579) 4
293Angus, RB2012Comments on Scarabaeus Linnaeus, 1758, Dynastes MacLeay, 1819, SCARABAEINAE Latreille, 1802, and DYNASTINAE MacLeay, 1819 (Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEOIDEA): proposed conservation of usage (Case 3590) 1
293Ratcliffe, BC2012Comments on Scarabaeus Linnaeus, 1758, Dynastes MacLeay, 1819, SCARABAEINAE Latreille, 1802, and DYNASTINAE MacLeay, 1819 (Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEOIDEA): proposed conservation of usage (Case 3590) 2
294Fery, H2012Comments on Scarabaeus Linnaeus, 1758, Dynastes MacLeay, 1819, SCARABAEINAE Latreille, 1802, and DYNASTINAE MacLeay, 1819 (Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEOIDEA): proposed conservation of usage (Case 3590) 3
295Demirjian, V2012Comment on the proposed replacement of unidentifiable name-bearing type by a neotype for Plateosaurus engelhardti von Meyer, 1837 (Dinosauria, Sauropodomorpha) (Case 3560)
295Chvála, M2012Comment on Hemerodromia Meigen, 1822 and HEMERODROMIINAE Schiner, 1862 (Insecta, Diptera, EMPIDIDAE): proposed conservation of usage of the genus-group and family-group names (Case 3589)
297ICZN, 2012OPINION 2309 (Case 3429) CHARILAIDAE Dirsh, 1953 (Insecta, Orthoptera): proposed precedence over PAMPHAGODIDAE I. Bolívar, 1916 not granted
300ICZN, 2012OPINION 2310 (Case 3547) Cryptotermes dudleyi Banks, 1918 (Insecta, Isoptera): precedence given over Calotermes havilandi parasita Wasmann, 1910 (currently Cryptotermes parasita)
302ICZN, 2012OPINION 2311 (Case 3538) CORYNINAE Benson, 1938 (Insecta, Hymenoptera, CIMBICIDAE): spelling emended to CORYNIDINAE to remove homonymy with CORYNIDAE Johnston, 1836 (Cnidaria, Anthoathecata)
305ICZN, 2012OPINION 2312 (Case 3544) Apis armbrusteri Zeuner, 1931 (Insecta, Hymenoptera): name conserved by designation of a neotype
308ICZN, 2012OPINION 2313 (Case 3510) Cyclodina aenea Girard, 1857 (currently Oligosoma aeneum; Reptilia, Squamata, SCINCIDAE) and Tiliqua ornata Gray, 1843 (currently Oligosoma ornatum): specific names conserved and neotype designated
Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith