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3Roos, AM2013The history of science and nomenclature debates: Case 3463 and the Aldabra tortoise
9Balashov, I, Welter-Schultes, FW2013Case 3609 Bulimus cylindricus Menke, 1828 (Gastropoda, Stylommatophora, ENIDAE): proposed conservation of the specific name
12Caterino, MS, Tishechkin, AK2013Case 3610 Phelister Marseul, 1853 (Insecta, Coleoptera, HISTERIDAE): proposed conservation of usage
15Cupello, M2013Case 3612 Onitis aeruginosus Klug, 1855 (Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEIDAE): proposed conservation of the specific name
19Bouchard, P, Bousquet, Y, Kubán, V, Bílý, S2013Case 3615 Polybothris Dupont, 1833 (Insecta, Coleoptera; BUPRESTIDAE): proposed conservation as the correct original spelling
22Gaimari, SD, Hauser, M, Fricke, R2013Case 3605 PHYCINAE Lyneborg, 1976 (Insecta, Diptera, THEREVIDAE): proposed emendation of spelling to PHYCUSINAE to remove homonymy with PHYCINAE Swainson, 1838 (Osteichthyes, Gadiformes, PHYCIDAE); and Phycis Walbaum, 1792 (Osteichthyes, Gadiformes, PHYCI
30Tyler, MJ, Menzies, JI2013Case 3613 Nyctimystes cheesmani Tyler 1964 (Amphibia, Anura, HYLIDAE): request for setting aside the name in favour of Nyctimystes cheesmanae Tyler 1964
33Vogt, RC, Thomson, SA, Rhodin, AGJ, Pritchard, PCH, Mittermeier, RA, Baggi, N2013Case 3587 Podocnemis unifilis Troschel, 1848 (Reptilia,Testudines): proposed precedence over Emys cayennensis Schweigger, 1812
41Welter-Schultes, FW, Altaba, CR, Audibert, C2013Comment on Cornu Born, 1778 (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Pulmonata, HELICIDAE): request for a ruling on the availability of the generic name (Case 3518)
43Nordsieck, H2013Comment on Turbo bidens Linnaeus, 1758 (Gastropoda, CLAUSILIIDAE): request for setting aside the neotype (Case 3581)
45Weyer, D2013Comment on a proposal to reinstate as available the species-group names proposed for Devonian ammonoids (Mollusca, Cephalopoda) by Sobolew (1914a, 1914b) (Case 3600)
46Evenhuis, NL2013Comments on Scarabaeus Linnaeus, 1758, Dynastes MacLeay, 1819, CARABAEINAE Latreille, 1802, and DYNASTINAE MacLeay, 1819 (Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEOIDEA): proposed conservation of usage (Case 3590) 1
47Cambefort, Y2013Comments on Scarabaeus Linnaeus, 1758, Dynastes MacLeay, 1819, CARABAEINAE Latreille, 1802, and DYNASTINAE MacLeay, 1819 (Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEOIDEA): proposed conservation of usage (Case 3590) 2
48Fery, H2013Comment on the proposed conservation of usage of the specific name Scarabaeus fimetarius Linnaeus, 1758 (currently Aphodius fimetarius; Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEIDAE) by designation of a neotype (Case 3579)
52Paclt, J2013Comments on the proposed precedence of Maculinea Eecke, 1915 over Phengaris Doherty, 1891 (Lepidoptera, LYCAENIDAE) (Case 3508) 1
52Phillips, JW2013Comments on the proposed precedence of Maculinea Eecke, 1915 over Phengaris Doherty, 1891 (Lepidoptera, LYCAENIDAE) (Case 3508) 2
53Simcox, DJ2013Comments on the proposed precedence of Maculinea Eecke, 1915 over Phengaris Doherty, 1891 (Lepidoptera, LYCAENIDAE) (Case 3508) 3
53Eeles, PR2013Comments on the proposed precedence of Maculinea Eecke, 1915 over Phengaris Doherty, 1891 (Lepidoptera, LYCAENIDAE) (Case 3508) 4
54ICZN, 2013OPINION 2314 (Case 3546) Praeradiolites Douvillé, 1903 (Bivalvia, RADIOLITIDAE): designation of Sphaerulites ponsiana d’Archiac, 1837 as the type species
54ICZN, 2013OPINION 2314 (Case 3546) Praeradiolites Douvillé, 1903 (Bivalvia, RADIOLITIDAE): designation of Sphaerulites ponsiana d’Archiac, 1837 as the type species
57ICZN, 2013OPINION 2315 (Case 3351) Chelodina rugosa Ogilby, 1890 (currently Macrochelodina rugosa; Reptilia, Testudines): precedence not granted over Chelodina oblonga Gray, 1841
57ICZN, 2013OPINION 2315 (Case 3351) Chelodina rugosa Ogilby, 1890 (currently Macrochelodina rugosa; Reptilia, Testudines): precedence not granted over Chelodina oblonga Gray, 1841
61ICZN, 2013OPINION 2316 (Case 3463) Testudo gigantea Schweigger, 1812 (currently Geochelone (Aldabrachelys) gigantea; Reptilia, Testudines): usage of the specific name conserved by maintenance of a designated neotype, and suppression of Testudo dussumieri Gray, 1831
66ICZN, 2013Official Correction: Canis cinereoargenteus Schreber, 1775 (currently Urocyon cinereoargenteus; Mammalia, Carnivora): the publication date amended
71Ando, A2013Case 3620 Ticinella primula Luterbacher, 1963 (Foraminifera, Globigerinida, ROTALIPOROIDEA, ROTALIPORIDAE): proposed conservation of the specific name
75Judson, MLI2013Case 3616 Neobisium Chamberlin, 1930, NEOBISIOIDEA Chamberlin, 1930, NEOBISIIDAE Chamberlin, 1930 and NEOBISIINAE Chamberlin, 1930, (Arachnida, Pseudoscorpiones, Chelonethi): proposed conservation by designation of Obisium muscorum Leach, 1817 as the type
82Váncsa, E, Sartori, M2013Case 3617 Habroleptoides confusa Sartori & Jacob, 1986 (Insecta, Ephemeroptera, LEPTOPHLEBIIDAE): proposed precedence over Habroleptoides carpatica Bogoescu & Cra ̆snaru, 1930
86Zug, GR, Kaiser, H2013Case 3618 Kalophrynus Tschudi, 1838 (Amphibia Anura, MICROHYLIDAE): proposed conservation by designation of a neotype for its type species Kalophrynus pleurostigma Tschudi, 1838
88Meirte, D2013Case 3599 Coluber irregularis Leach in Bowdich, 1819 (currently Philothamnus irregularis; Reptilia, Squamata): proposed conservation
992013Case 3623 Grallaria fenwickorum Barrera et al., 2010 (Aves, FORMICARIIDAE): proposed replacement of an indeterminate holotype by a neotype
103Uhen, MD2013Case 3611 Basilosaurus kochii Reichenbach, 1847 (currently Zygorhiza kochii; Mammalia, Cetacea): proposed replacement of the holotype by a neotype
108Kadolsky, D2013Comment on Turbo bidens Linnaeus, 1758 (Gastropoda, CLAUSILIIDAE): request for setting aside the neotype (Case 3581)
110Hausdorf, B2013Comment on the proposed conservation of the specific names of Limax fasciatus Razoumowsky, 1789 (LIMACIDAE) and Limax fasciatus Nilsson, 1823 (currently Arion fasciatus, ARIONIDAE) (Gastropoda, Stylommatophora) (Case 3569)
112Sartori, M2013Comment on 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 (Case 3594)
113Alonso-Zarazaga, MA2013Comment on the proposed emendation of spelling of PHYCINAE Lyneborg, 1976 (Insecta, Diptera, THEREVIDAE) to PHYCUSINAE to remove homonymy with PHYCINAE Swainson, 1838 (Osteichthyes, Gadiformes, PHYCIDAE) (Case 3605)
114Kottelat, M2013Comment on the proposed ‘validation’ of Siganus Forskål, 1775 (Pisces, SIGANIDAE): awaiting a ruling since 1968 (Case 1721)
120Sues, H-D2013Comment on Case 3560: Plateosaurus engelhardti Meyer, 1837 (Dinosauria, Sauropodomorpha): proposed replacement of unidentifiable name-bearing type by a neotype (Case 3560)
153Grajales, A, Rodríguez, E2013Case 3633 Dysactis pallida Agassiz in Verrill, 1864 (currently Aiptasia pallida; Cnidaria, Anthozoa, Hexacorallia, Actiniaria): proposed precedence over Aiptasia diaphana (Rapp, 1829), Aiptasia tagetes (Duchassaing de Fombressin & Michelotti, 1864), Aipta
157Nielsen, C2013Case 3626 Phoronis Wright, 1856 (Phoronida) and P. muelleri Selys Longchamps, 1903: proposed conservation of both names
160Liberto, F, Sparacio, I2013Case 3604 Helix (Helicogena) aspersa insolida Monterosato, 1892 (currently Erctella insolida; Gastropoda, Pulmonata, HELICIDAE): proposed conservation of the specific name
166Ross, AJ, Nicholson, DB, Jarzembowski, EA2013Case 3634 OMALIIDAE Handlirsch, 1904 (Insecta, Archaeorthoptera) and XENOPTERIDAE Pinto, 1986 (Insecta, Megasecoptera): proposed emendation to OMALIAIDAE and XENOPTERAIDAE respectively to remove homonymy with OMALIINAE MacLeay, 1825 (Insecta, Coleoptera)
171Alonso-Zarazaga, MA2013Case 3624 A proposal for the rejection of 38 names in ANTHICIDAE (Coleoptera)
185Alvarez, F, Modzalevskaya, TL2013Case 3632 Anathyris monstrum Khalfin, 1933 (currently Anathyrella monstrum; Brachiopoda, Athyridida): proposed conservation of the specific name
190Rogner, M, Iverson, JB, Berry, JF, Seidel, ME, Rhodin, AGJ2013Case 3625 Kinosternon chimalhuaca Berry, Seidel, & Iverson in Rogner, 1996 (Reptilia, Testudines): proposed confirmation of the publication date
193Ehret, DJ, Bourque, JR, Hulbert, Jr., RC2013Case 3628 Terrapene putnami Hay, 1906 (Testudines, EMYDIDAE): replacement of the holotype by designation of a neotype
199Morandini, AC2013Comment on Lychnorhiza lucerna Haeckel, 1880 (Cnidaria, Scyphozoa, Rhizostomeae): proposed conservation of generic and specific names (Case 3485; see BZN 66: 242–246; 70: 40)
201Labuschagne, SW2013Comment 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)
201Barclay, MVL2013Comment on the proposed precedence of Haltica undulata Kutschera, 1860 (currently Phyllotreta undulata, Insecta, Coleoptera, CHRYSOMELIDAE) over Haltica bivittata Waterhouse, 1838 (currently Phyllotreta bivittata) (Case 3575)
202Barclay, MVL2013Comment on the proposed conservation of usage of Scarabaeus Linnaeus, 1758, Dynastes MacLeay, 1819, SCARABAEINAE Latreille, 1802, and DYNASTINAE MacLeay, 1819 (Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEOIDEA) (Case 3590)
203Barclay, MVL2013Comment on the proposed precedence of Curculio scirpi Fabricius, 1792 (currently Notaris scirpi; Insecta, Coleoptera, CURCULIONOIDEA, ERIRHINIDAE) over Curculio rhamni Herbst, 1784 and C. scirpi Rossi, 1790 (Case 3570)
204Barclay, MVL2013Comment on the proposed precedence of Prionocerus bicolor Redtenbacher, 1868 (Insecta, Coleoptera, CLEROIDEA, PRIONOCERIDAE) over P. pertii Laporte de Castelnau, 1836 (Case 3511)
205Bouchet, P2013Comment on the proposed conservation of Kalophrynus Tschudi, 1838 (Amphibia, Anura, MICROHYLIDAE) by designation of a neotype for its type species Kalophrynus pleurostigma Tschudi, 1838 (Case 3618)
205Galton, PM2013Comment on Plateosaurus Meyer, 1837 (Dinosauria, Sauropodomorpha): proposed replacement of unidentifiable name-bearing type by a neotype (Case 3560)
207ICZN, 2013OPINION 2321 (Case 3386) Pseudocoenia d’Orbigny, 1850 (Coelenterata, Scleractinia): proposed conservation of usage by the designation of a lectotype for the type species not approved
210ICZN, 2013OPINION 2322 (Case 3567) Bulimus lineatus Bruguière, 1789 (currently Macroceramus lineatus; Gastropoda, UROCOPTIDAE) and Bulimus lineatus Draparnaud, 1801 (currently Acicula lineata; Gastropoda, ACICULIDAE): specific names conserved
212ICZN, 2013OPINION 2323 (Case 3527) Anguis jamaicensis Shaw, 1802 (currently Typhlops jamaicensis; Reptilia, Serpentes): specific name conserved
216Harvey, MS, Yanega, DA2013CALL FOR COMMENTS: TAXONOMIC PRACTICE AND THE CODE
218Balashov, I2013Case 3639 Krynickillus maculatus Kaleniczenko, 1851 (currently Limax maculatus; Gastropoda, Stylommatophora, LIMACIDAE): proposed conservation of the specific name
221Peigler, RS, Chutia, BCh.2013Case 3635 Antheraea roylei Moore, 1859 (Insecta, Lepidoptera, SATURNIIDAE): proposed conservation
229Peigler, RS, Luikham, R2013Case 3638 Saturnia canningi Hutton, 1859 (currently Samia canningi; Insecta, Lepidoptera, SATURNIIDAE): proposed conservation
234Hoser, R2013Case 3601 Spracklandus Hoser, 2009 (Reptilia, Serpentes, ELAPIDAE): request for confirmation of the availability of the generic name and for the nomenclatural validation of the journal in which it was published
238Schodde, R, Boles, W, Christidis, L, Horton, P, Johnstone, R, Joseph, L, Longmore, W2013CASE 3630 CORCORACIDAE Mathews, 1927 (Aves) and the spelling melanorhamphos Vieillot, 1817 for the valid name of the type species of its type genus: proposed conservation of usage
245Schodde, R, Bock, WJ, Watling, D, Pacheco, JFernando2013Case 3640 Touit G.R. Gray, 1855 and Prosopeia Bonaparte, 1854 (Aves, PSITTACIDAE): proposed conservation of usage
249Gardini, G2013Comment on the proposed conservation of Neobisium Chamberlin, 1930, NEOBISIOIDEA Chamberlin, 1930, NEOBISIIDAE Chamberlin, 1930 and NEOBISIINAE Chamberlin, 1930, (Arachnida, Pseudoscorpiones, Chelonethi) by designation of Obisium muscorum Leach, 1817 as t
249Minelli, A2013Comment on the proposed conservation of Phoronis Wright, 1856 (Phoronida) and P. muelleri Selys Longchamps, 1903 (Case 3626)
250Robbins, RK, Lamas, G2013Comment 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)
250Bálint, Z2013Comment on the proposed precedence of Maculinea Van Eecke, 1915 over Phengaris Doherty, 1891 (Lepidoptera: LYCAENIDAE) (Case 3508)
252Gaimari, SD, Hauser, M, Fricke, R2013Comment on the proposed emendation of spelling of PHYCINAE Lyneborg, 1976 (Insecta, Diptera, THEREVIDAE) to PHYCUSINAE to remove homonymy with PHYCINAE Swainson, 1838 (Osteichthyes, Gadiformes, PHYCIDAE) (Case 3605)
253Boucot, AJ2013Comments on the proposed conservation of the specific name of Anathyris monstrum Khalfin, 1933 (currently Anathyrella monstrum; Brachiopoda, Athyridida) (Case 3632)1
254Jin, J2013Comments on the proposed conservation of the specific name of Anathyris monstrum Khalfin, 1933 (currently Anathyrella monstrum; Brachiopoda, Athyridida) (Case 3632) 2
254L. Cocks, RM2013Comments on the proposed conservation of the specific name of Anathyris monstrum Khalfin, 1933 (currently Anathyrella monstrum; Brachiopoda, Athyridida) (Case 3632) 3
254Candela, Y2013Comments on the proposed conservation of the specific name of Anathyris monstrum Khalfin, 1933 (currently Anathyrella monstrum; Brachiopoda, Athyridida) (Case 3632) 4
254Feldman, HR2013Comments on the proposed conservation of the specific name of Anathyris monstrum Khalfin, 1933 (currently Anathyrella monstrum; Brachiopoda, Athyridida) (Case 3632) 5
255Zhan, R2013Comments on the proposed conservation of the specific name of Anathyris monstrum Khalfin, 1933 (currently Anathyrella monstrum; Brachiopoda, Athyridida) (Case 3632) 6
256de Colombia, FProAves2013Comment on Grallaria fenwickorum Barrera & Bartels, 2010 (Aves, GRALLARIIDAE): proposed replacement of an indeterminate holotype by a neotype (Case 3623)
270Demirjian, V2013Comment 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)
271ICZN, 2013OPINION 2324 (Case 3493) Haliplanella Hand, 1956 (Anthozoa, Actiniaria): conserved by suppression of Haliplanella Treadwell, 1943 (Polychaeta)
274ICZN, 2013OPINION 2325 (Case 3568) Stirpulina Stoliczka, 1870 (Mollusca, Bivalvia, Anomalodesmata, CLAVAGELLIDAE): name conserved by suppression of Tubolana Bivona Bernardi, 1832)
276ICZN, 2013OPINION 2326 (Case 3541) METINAE Simon, 1894 (Arachnida, Araneae, TETRAGNATHIDAE): spelling emended to METAINAE to remove homonymy with METIDAE Boeck, 1872 (Crustacea, Copepoda)
279ICZN, 2013OPINION 2327 (Case 3570) Curculio scirpi Fabricius, 1792 (currently Notaris scirpi; Insecta, Coleoptera, CURCULIONOIDEA, ERIRHINIDAE): precedence given over Curculio rhamni Herbst, 1784 and C. scirpi Rossi, 1790
282ICZN, 2013OPINION 2328 (Case 3571) Crotalinus catenatus Rafinesque, 1818 (currently Sistrurus catenatus) and Crotalus tergeminus Say in James, 1822 (currently Sistrurus tergeminus; Reptilia, Serpentes): usage conserved by designation of neotypes for both species
285Jones, JR, Oswald, JD2013On the nomenclature of the genus name Ululodes (Neuroptera, ASCALAPHIDAE)
291Ross, AJ, Nicholson, DB, Jarzembowski, EA2013BOLTONOCOSTIDAE nom. nov. (Insecta, Hypoperlida), a replacement name for ORTHOCOSTIDAE Bolton, 1912
293Kaiser, H2013[Open Access] The Taxon Filter, a novel mechanism designed to facilitate the relationship between taxonomy and nomenclature, vis-à-vis the utility of the Code’s Article 81 (the Commission’s plenary power)