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LPSN News

8 April 2014 - New names published in the April issue of IJSEM have been added to LPSN.

3 April 2014 - March update completed for papers in IJSEM and in Validation List no. 156.

21-28 February 2014 - Validation List no. 155 entries added. Whole-genome sequence accession numbers are being added to species entries when available.

2 January 2014 - an article that I wrote about LPSN has been published in the 2014 Database Issue of Nucleic Acids Research, vol. 42, issue D1, pp. D613-D616. It may be used in addition to Euzéby (1997) when citing 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