Nomenclator Zoologicus

by Rod Page

Introduction

This web site displays a mapping between the digitised version of Nomenclator Zoologicus from uBio, and bibliographic databases such as the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL). The goal is to make it possible to find the original publication of an animal genus. If the publication exists in BHL then you can go directly to the page in the reference where the name was published.

You can search by genus name, author and year, or publication. Examples include:

Summary

Table below shows number of records in Nomenclator Zoologicus that have been matched to records in the Index of Organism Names, together with how many records have been mapped to biblographic identifiers, such as DOIs, pages in the Biodiversity Heritage Library, and references in BioStor.

Number of records: 343145
Index of Organism Names9478427%
BHL3602910%
BioStor122673%
DOI22930%
Handle3240%
JSTOR9390%
CiNii310%
Google Books370%