Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature

A propos de l'introduction de parataxons dans la nomenclature zoologique - 1948

Proposed suppression under the plenary powers of the generic name "Monoculus" Linnaeus 1758 - 1951

Proposed addition to the "official list of specific trivial names in zoology" of the trivial names of two species of the Class Cephalopoda and of twelve spceies of the Class Brachiopoda hitherto attributed to Martin, 1809, and matters incidental thereto - 1951

Document 36/3, -crinites or -crinus? - 1953

Opinion 216. Suppression, under the plenary powers, of the generic names "Clavellarius" Olivier, 1789, and "Clavellaria" Lamarck, 1801 (Class Insecta, Order Hymenoptera) ("Opinion" supplementary to "Opinion" 144) - 1954

Support for the proposal by J. Wright on Actinocrinus gilbertsoni Phillips, 1836 (Class Crinoidea) - 1957

Proposed use of the Plenary powers to designate Rhynchonella refractifrons Bittner, 1890, as the type-species of the nominal genus Norella Bittner, 1890 (Phylum Brachiopoda, class Articulata) - 1960

No title - 1961

Proposed validation of Psylla Geoffroy, 1762, and suppression of Chermes Linnaeus, 1758, under the plenary powers (Insecta, Hemiptera). Z.N. (S.) 1515 - 1963

Opinion 727, Three specific names of Spanish Paleozoic Crinoidea: Suppressed under the plenary powers - 1965

Opinion 758. Diplectrona Westwood, 1839 (Insecta, Trichoptera): validation and designation of a type-species under the plenary powers - 1966

Panthera Oken, 1816 (Mammalia, Carnivora): Further comment on the proposed preservation and renewed application. - 1967

Cyathocrinites Miller, 1821 (Crinoidea): proposed designation of a type-species under the plenary powers. Z.N. (S.) 1795 - 1967

Simia leucophaea F. Cuvier, 1807 (Mammalia): proposed validation under the plenary power - 1968

Schizoneura patchiae Börner & Blunck, 1916 and S. patchi Meunier, 1917, a case of virtual homonymy, and a proposed solution (Insecta, Hemiptera, Aphidoidea) - 1969

Proposed use of the plenary powers to place publications by Moore, 1938 (1939) and Yeltyschewa, 1956, 1959, 1964, concerning dissociated fossil crinoid remains on the official index of rejected and invalid works in zoological nomenclature, to suppress 13 generic names based on crinoid stem fragments, and to declare these names available for use in zoological nomenclature as collective groups. Z. N. (S.) 1850 - 1969

Opinion 917. Cyathocrinites Miller, 1821 (Crinoidea): designation of a type-species under the plenary powers - 1970

Simia leucophaea F. Cuvier, 1807 (Mammalia): validated under the plenary powers - 1970

Proposed fixation of neotype of Poteriocrinus hemisphericus Shumard, 1858, type-species of Delocrinus Miller and Gurley, 1890, (Crinoidea, Echinodermata) - 1970

Comment on the proposed neotype for Poteriocrinus hemisphericus Shumard, 1858 (Crinoidea). Z.N.(S.) 1905 - 1971

No title - 1972

Opinion 1006. Poteriocrinus hemisphericus Shumard, 1858 (Echinodermata: Crinoidea) designation of a neotype under the plenary powers - 1974

Opinion 1077. Refusal of request to use the plenary powers to suppress the generic name Cynocephalus Boddaert, 1768 (Mammalia) - 1977

Culex loewi Giebel, 1862 (Insecta: Diptera: Culicidae): request for suppression under the plenary powers so as to conserve Toxorhynchites brevipalpis Theobald, 1901 - 1977

Suppression of Delphinus pernettensis De Blainville, 1817 and Delphinus pernettyi Desmarest, 1820 (Cetacea). Opinion 1067 - 1977

No title - 1979

Opinion 1118. Conservation of Tribolbina carnegiei Latham, 1932 (Arachnida) - 1979

No title - 1983

No title - 1983

Opinion 1268. Simia leucophaea F. Cuvier, 1807 (Mammalia, Primates): suppression of two senior synonymys - 1984

The generic names Pan and Panthera (Mammalia, Carnivora): available as from Oken, 1816 - 1985

Hydrodamalis Retzius, 1794 and Manatus inunguis Natterer in Pelzeln, 1883 (Mammalia, Sirenia) conserved - 1985

No title - 1986

Halianassa studeri von Meyer, 1838 (Mammalia, Sirenia): proposed designation of a a neotype, and proposed conservation of Halitheirum Kaup, 1838 by designation of a type species - 1987

No title - 1987

Coelurus bauri Cope, 1887 (currently Coelophysis bauri; Reptilia, Saurischia): proposed replacement of the lectotype by a neotype - 1992

Opinion 1671. Strophomena de Blainville, 1824 (Brachiopoda): Leptaena planumbona Hall, 1847 designated as the type species - 1992

Clidastes Cope, 1868 (Reptilia, Sauria): proposed designation of Clidastes propython Cope, 1869 as the type species - 1992

Lagomeryx Roger, 1904 (Mammalia, Artiodactyla): proposed designation of L. ruetimeyeri Thenius, 1948 as the type species - 1993

Loris E. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1796 (Mammalia, Primates): proposed conservation - 1994

Opinion 1754. Histoire abregée des insectes qui se trouvent aux environs de Paris (Geoffroy, 1762): some generic names conserved (Crustacea, Insecta) - 1994

Regnum Animale ..., Ed. 2 (M.J. Brisson, 1762): rejected for nomenclatural purposes, with the conservation of the mammalian generic names Philander (Marsupialia), Pteropus (Chiroptera), Glis, Cuniculus and Hydrochoerus (Rodentia), Meles, Lutra and Hyaena (Carnivora), Tapirus (Perissodactyla), Tragulus and Giraffa (Artiodactyla) - 1998

Opinion 1896. Galba Schrank, 1803 (Mollusca, Gastropoda): Buccinum truncatulum Müller, 1774 designated as the type species - 1998

Opinion 1894. Regnum Animale ..., Ed. 2 (M.J. Brisson, 1762): rejected for nomenclatural purposes, with the conservation of the mammalian generic names Philander (Marsupialia), Pteropus (Chiroptera), Glis, Cuniculus and Hydrochoerus (Rodentia), Meles, Lutra and Hyaena (Carnivora), Tapirus (Perissodactyla), Tragulus and Giraffa (Artiodactyla) - 1998

Terebratula Müller, 1776 (Brachiopoda): proposed designation of Anomia terebratula Linnaeus, 1758 as the type species - 1998

Case 3124: Apis proava Menge, 1856 (currently Electrapis proava; Insecta, Hymenoptera): proposed conservation by designation of a neotype - 1999

Parasuchus hislopi Lydekker, 1885 (Reptilia, Archosauria): proposed replacement of the lectotype by a neotype - 2001

Case 3160. Dianulites petropolitana Dybowski, 1877 and Diplotypa petrobolitana Nicholson, 1879 (Bryozoa): proposed conservation of the specific names - 2001

Termopsidae Holmgren, 1911, Termopsis Heer, 1849 and Miotermes Rosen, 1913 (Insecta, Isoptera): Proposed conservation of prevailing usage by the designation of Termes bremii Heer, 1849 as the type species of Termopsis - 2003

Case 3204. Viverra maculata Gray, 1830 (currently Genetta maculata; Mammalia, Carnivora): proposed conservation of the specific name - 2003

Opinion 2079 (Case 2926). Trichia Hartmann, 1840 (Mollusca, Gastropoda): proposed conservation; and Trichiinae Lozek, 1956 (Gastropoda): proposed emendation of spelling to Trichiainae, so removing the homonymy with Trichiidae Fleming, 1821 (Insecta, Coleoptera) not approved - 2004

Nasutitermes Dudley, 1890, Microcerotevmes Silvestri, 1901 and Nasutitermitinae Hare, 1937 (Insecta, Isoptera): proposed conservation - 2005

Opinion 2158 (Case 3324). Tramea Hagen, 1861 (Insecta, Odonata): conserved - 2006

Opinion 2183 (Case 3204). Viverra maculata Gray, 1830 (currently Genetta maculata; Mammalia, Carnivora): specific name not conserved - 2007

Opinion 2173 (Case 3299) Staphylinus punctulatus Paykull, 1789 (currently Gyrohypnus punctulatus; Insecta, Coleoptera, Staphylinidae): specific name conserved - 2007

OPINION 2238 (Case 3419) CORYSTIDAE Foster & Philip, 1978 (Echinodermata, Echinoidea): spelling emended to CORYSTUSIDAE to remove homonymy with CORYSTIDAE Samouelle, 1819 (Crustacea, Brachyura) - 2009

Case 3504. Onthophagus rugulosus Harold, 1886 (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae): proposed conservation of the specific name - 2010

Opinion 2331 (Case 3472): Cetiosaurus Owen, 1841 (Dinosauria: Sauropoda): usage conserved by designation of Cetiosaurus oxoniensis Phillips, 1871 as the type species - 2013

Opinion 2320 (Case 3536): Stegosaurus Marsh, 1877 (Dinosauria, Ornithischia): type species replaced with Stegosaurus stenops Marsh, 1887 - 2013

Boltonocostidae nom. nov. (Insecta, Hypoperlida), a replacement name for Orthocostidae Bolton, 1912 - 2013

Case 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) and Xenopteridae Riek, 1955 (Insecta, Orthoptera) - 2013

Mexican Cretaceous coral species (Cnidaria, Anthozoa, Scleractinia) described as new by Filkorn & Pantoja-Alor (2009), but deemed ‘unpublished’ under the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature: republication of data necessary for nomenclatural availability - 2015

Opinion 2372 (Case 3605). Phycinae Lyneborg, 1976 (Insecta, Diptera, Therevidae): spelling emended to Phycusinae and Phycis Walbaum, 1792 (Osteichthyes, Gadiformes, Phycidae): usage conserved by designation of Blennius phycis Linnaeus, 1766 as the type species - 2015