Aritcle 33. Subsequent spellings
  • "33.1 Kinds of subsequent spellings. A subsequent spelling of a name, if different from the original spelling [Art.32.1], is either an emendation [Art.33.2], or an incorrect subsequent spelling [Art.33.3], or a mandatory change [Art.34]."
  • "33.2 Emendations. Any demonstrably intentional change in the original spelling of a name other than a mandatory change is an "emendation", except as provided in Article 33.4." "usage, prevailing, n. Of a name: that usage of the name which is adopted by at least a substantial majority of the most recent authors concerned with the relevant taxon, irrespective of how long ago their work was published."
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    Alan P. Peterson, M.D.
    POB 1999
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    Last updated 2002.02.01