Title

Support LPSN

LPSN is a valuable resource for anyone with an interest in prokaryotic nomenclature. LPSN content is freely available to all, but takes considerable time, effort and expense to run. If you find LPSN useful, please support it at any level that you can - $10, $20, $50, $100, $1000... any amount will be greatly appreciated.

Sponsor announcement - Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB)

Bergey’s Manual Trust and John Wiley & Sons, Inc., are pleased to announce a new partnership to produce an online encyclopedia entitled Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB), which will provide up-to-date descriptions of the taxonomy, systematics, ecology, physiology and other biological properties of all named prokaryotic taxa. Click here for more details.


LPSN News

LPSN statistics for January 2016 - 110,570 page views. LPSN web stats

Key: Green, page views; blue, unique visits; orange, returning visits.

4 February 2016 - The names published in the July 2015 Validation List, no. 164, have been added to LPSN.


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

page loads since 18 June 2015.