Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature (BZN)

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7Buzzurro, G, Russo, P2008Murex rostratus Olivi, 1792 (currently Fusinus rostratus; Mollusca, Gastropoda): proposed conservation of the specific name
7Kadolsky, D2007Eatoniella Dall, 1876 and EATONIELLIDAE Ponder, 1965 (Mollusca, Gastropoda): proposed conservation
12Muir, AI, Chambers, SJ2008Malmgrenia McIntosh, 1874 (Annelida, Polychaeta, POLYNOIDAE): proposed conservation of usage by designation of Malmgrenia andreapolis McIntosh, 1874 as the type species
12Lee, HG, Petit, RE2007Cardium egmontianum Shuttleworth, 1856 (currently Trachycardium egmontianum; Mollusca, Bivalvia): proposed conservation of usage
15Kluge, NJ2007ARANEIDAE Clerck, 1758, Araneus Clerck, 1758 and Tegenaria Latreille, 1804 (Arachnida, Araneae): proposed conservation
17Scheller, U, Minelli, A2008Scleropauropus Silvestri, 1902 (Myriapoda, Pauropoda): proposed conservation of usage by replacement of the holotype of the type species Scleropauropus hastifer Silvestri, 1902 with a neotype, and replacement of the holotype of Scleropauropus lyrifer Remy
19Ng, PKL, Holthuis, LB2007Etisus H. Milne Edwards, 1834 and Chlorodiella Rathbun, 1897 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura): proposed conservation of the generic names by suppression of the generic name Clorodius A.G. Desmarest, 1823
20Dunlop, JA, Penney, D2009Myrmarachne MacLeay, 1839 (Araneae, SALTICIDAE): proposed conservation of the generic name
24Huys, R, Clark, PF2009ZOSIMIDAE Seifried, 2003 (Crustacea, Copepoda, Harpacticoida): proposed emendation of spelling to ZOSIMEIDAE to remove homonymy with ZOSIMINAE Alcock, 1898 (Crustacea, Decapoda, XANTHIDAE)
24Hardy, NB, Gullan, PJ2008PSEUDOCOCCINI Cockerell, 1905 (Insecta, Hemiptera): proposed precedence over SPHAEROCOCCINI Cockerell, 1899
25Kerzhner, IM2007Phyllomorpha Laporte, 1833 (Insecta, Heteroptera): proposed conservation of spelling and existing usage
27Bouchard, P, Löbl, I, Nabozhenko, M2008Helops Fabricius, 1775 (Insecta, Coleoptera, TENEBRIONIDAE): proposed conservation of usage by designation of Tenebrio caeruleus Linnaeus, 1758 as the type species
29Ratcliffe, BC, Smith, ABT2007Bothynus Hope, 1837 (Insecta, Coleoptera, SCARABAEIDAE): proposed conservation of usage by designation of Scarabaeus ascanius Kirby, 1819 as the type species
30Engel, MS, Bouchard, P2009NOMIIDAE Gozis, 1875 (Insecta, Coleoptera): proposed emendation of spelling to NOMIUSIDAE to remove homonymy with NOMIINAE Robertson, 1904 (Insecta, Hymenoptera)
31Bock, WJ, Schodde, R2009Pedionomus Gould, December 1840 (Aves, PEDIONOMIDAE) and Leipoa Gould, December 1840 (Aves, MEGAPODIIDAE): proposed conservation of usage
32Krell, F-T2007Onthophagus sycophanta Fairmaire, 1887 (Insecta, Coleoptera): proposed conservation of the specific name
34Frazier, J2009Testudo gigantea Schweigger, 1812 (currently Geochelone (Aldabrachelys) gigantea; Reptilia, Testudines): proposed conservation of usage of the specific name by maintenance of a designated neotype, and suppression of Testudo dussumieri Gray, 1831
35Bock, WJ, Schodde, R2008Specific names of nine Australian birds (Aves): proposed conservation
35Strother, MS, Bayless, VM, Staines, CL2007Fidia Baly, 1863 and Lypesthes Baly, 1863 (Insecta, Coleoptera): proposed conservation of usage
39Howden, HF, Smetana, A2007Ataenius Harold, 1867 (Insecta, Coleoptera): proposed precedence over Aphodinus Motschulsky, 1862
42Bock, WJ, Schodde, R2008Atrichornis Stejneger, 1885 (Aves, ATRICHORNITHIDAE): proposed conservation
43Bellamy, CL, Rodriguez, MT2007Dactylozodes Chevrolat, 1838 (Insecta, Coleoptera): proposed conservation of usage
45Spies, M2007ORTHOCLADIINAE Kieffer, 1911 and Orthocladius van der Wulp, 1874 (Insecta, Diptera, CHIRONOMIDAE): proposed conservation of subfamilial name and fixation of type species
51Upchurch, P, Martin, J, Taylor, MP2009Cetiosaurus Owen, 1841 (Dinosauria, Sauropoda): proposed conservation of usage by designation of Cetiosaurus oxoniensis Phillips, 1871 as the type species
54Akama, A, Lundberg, JG2007Brachyplatystoma Bleeker, 1862 (Osteichthyes, Siluriformes): proposed precedence over Piratinga Bleeker, 1858 and Piramutana Bleeker, 1858
56Bock, WJ, Schodde, R2009Aplonis Gould, 1836 (Aves: STURNIDAE): proposed conservation of spelling
60Hoogmoed, MS, Savage, JM2007Atractus Wagler, 1828 and Atractus trilineatus Wagler, 1828 (Reptilia, Serpentes): proposed conservation
64Kammerer, CF, Abdala, F2009Procynosuchus Broom, 1937 (Therapsida, Cynodontia): proposed precedence over Cyrbasiodon Broom, 1931 and Parathrinaxodon Parrington, 1936
64ICZN, 2008OPINION 2188 (Case 3353) Obovaria Rafinesque, 1819 (Mollusca, Bivalvia): usage conserved by designation of Unio retusa Lamarck, 1819 as the type species
66ICZN, 2008OPINION 2189 (Case 3350) Oncopus Thorell, 1876 and ONCOPODIDAE Thorell, 1876 (Arachnida, Opiliones): proposed conservation of the names not approved
69ICZN, 2007OPINION 2166 (Case 3304) Oceania Péron & Lesueur, 1810 (Cnidaria, Hydrozoa): usage conserved by the designation of Oceania armata Kölliker, 1853 as the type species
71ICZN, 2007OPINION 2167 (Case 3305) NAIDIDAE Ehrenberg, 1828 (Annelida, Clitellata): precedence over TUBIFICIDAE Vejdovsky´, 1876 maintained
73ICZN, 2007OPINION 2168 (Case 3292) Nasutitermes Dudley, 1890, Microcerotermes Silvestri, 1901 and NASUTITERMITINAE Hare, 1937 (Insecta, Isoptera): application to conserve names not approved
75ICZN, 2007OPINION 2169 (Case 3297) Sphyraena acus Lacépède, 1803 (currently Tylosurus acus; Teleostei, BELONIDAE): reinstated as a valid name
79Löser, H2007Pseudocoenia d’Orbigny, 1850 (Coelenterata, Scleractinia): proposed conservation of usage by the designation of a lectotype for the type species
83Jones, DT2007Termes serratus Froggatt, 1898 (currently Microcerotermes serratus) and Termes serrula Desneux, 1904 (currently Microcerotermes serrula) (Insecta, Isoptera, TERMITINAE): proposed conservation of the specific names
87Jäch, MA, Fery, H, Nilsson, AN, Petrov, PN, Ribera, I2007Hydroporus discretus Fairmaire & Brisout de Barneville, 1859 (Insecta, Coleoptera): proposed conservation of the specific name
89ICZN, 2009OPINION 2216 (Case 3404) Atlanta lesueurii J.E. Gray, 1850 (Mollusca, Gastropoda, PTEROTRACHEOIDEA, ATLANTIDAE): specific name conserved
90Allsopp, PG, Branco, T2007Hybosorus illigeri Reiche, 1853 (Insecta, Coleoptera): proposed conservation by giving it precedence over Hybosorus roei Westwood, 1845
91ICZN, 2009OPINION 2217 (Case 3389) Heterocarpus gibbosus Bate, 1888 (Crustacea, Decapoda, PANDALIDAE): replacement of the holotype by a neotype
93ICZN, 2009OPINION 2218 (Case 3403) Mecistocephalus Newport, 1843 and Pachymerium Koch, 1847 (Chilopoda): current usage conserved by designation of Mecistocephalus punctifrons Newport, 1843 as the type species of Mecistocephalus Newport, 1843
93Rédei, D2008Bagauda Bergroth, 1903 (Insecta, Heteroptera): proposed precedence over Pleias Kirkaldy, 1901
95ICZN, 2009OPINION 2219 (Case 3408) Geophilus holstii Pocock, 1895 (currently Arrup holstii; Chilopoda, MECISTOCEPHALIDAE): replacement of the holotype by a neotype
96ICZN, 2009OPINION 2220 (Case 3392) Hemerobius elegans Stephens, 1836 (currently Sympherobius elegans) and Hemerobius elegans Guérin-Méneville, 1844 (currently Vieira elegans) (Insecta, Neuroptera): specific names conserved
96Triberti, P2007Lithocolletis oxyacanthae Frey, 1855 (currently Phyllonorycter oxyacanthae; Insecta, Lepidoptera): proposed conservation of the specific name by giving it precedence over Lithocolletis pomonella Zeller, 1846
97Santiago-Blay, JA2008AULACOSCELINAE Chapuis, 1874 (Insecta, Coleoptera, ORSODACNIDAE or CHRYSOMELIDAE): proposed conservation
98ICZN, 2009OPINION 2221 (Case 3388) Buprestis angustula Illiger, 1803 (currently Agrilus angustulus, Insecta, Coleoptera): specific name given precedence over the specific name Buprestis pavida Fabricius, 1793
100ICZN, 2009OPINION 2222 (Case 3335) Trachys Fabricius, 1801 (Insecta, Coleoptera): masculine gender of the genus fixed
103ICZN, 2009OPINION 2223 (Case 3345) DENDROBATIDAE Cope, 1865 (1850) (Amphibia, Anura): family-group name conserved
103Smith, WL, Sparks, JS2007Gobius lagocephalus Pallas, 1770 (currently Sicyopterus lagocephalus; Osteichthyes, Teleostei, GOBIIDAE): proposed suppression of the specific name


Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith