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LPSN News

9 July 2017 - The names published in the January 2017 issue (67/1) of IJSEM have been added to LPSN.

14 June 2017 - the names in Validation Lists 171 (IJSEM 66/9) and 172 (66/11) have been added to LPSN - this completes the 2016 updates.

17 May 2017 - Names beginning with M-Z published in the September-December 2016 issues of IJSEM (volume 66, parts 9-12) have been added to LPSN; names in the Validation List 171 will be added shortly.

5 May 2017 - Names beginning with A-L published in the September-December 2016 issues of IJSEM (volume 66, parts 9-12) have been added to LPSN; names beginning with M-Z and those in the validation lists will be added in due course.

6 January 2017 - Links have been added from LPSN taxa files to 1666 corresponding articles in Bergey's Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria.

13 October 2016 - All links to the classification pages such as Classification of families and Lists of genera included in families now point to the up-to-date classfication of domains and phyla page.

2 October 2016 - LPSN is pleased to announce a new co-operation with bioinformatics company Ribocon (www.ribocon.com). Ribocon is a provider of DNA analysis for species identification and community profiling, with emphasis on digital management of taxonomic information and partner of the ribosomal genes database SILVA (www.arb-silva.de). Ribocon will be supporting LPSN by means of optimizing the database infrastructure and applying extra quality control procedures to improve system sustainability over time.

The classfication of domains and phyla page has been thoroughly updated in collaboration with Pablo Yarza from Ribocon.


Taxonomic categories and changes covered by the Rules of the Code

Taxonomic categories and changes not covered by the Rules of the Code

All names cited in the List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature

Classifications

Nomenclature

Some papers about nomenclature

Miscellaneous

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