Edward Dickinson – Reinforcing the foundations: Filling in the bibliographic gaps in the historical legacy

Event Date: 28 October 2011 Flett Lecture Theatre Natural History Museum   Anchoring Biodiversity Information: From Sherborn to the 21st century and beyond Edward Dickinson Reinforcing the foundations: Filling in the bibliographic gaps in the historical legacy Editor, Zoological Bibliography, Aves Press, BN20 7JG Eastbourne, UK Email: info@avespress.com; edward@asiaorn.org Ornithological nomenclature is based on the bibliographic legacy from Charles Davies …

Gordon McOuat – Sherborn’s context: Cataloguing nature

Event Date: 28 October 2011 Flett Lecture Theatre Natural History Museum   Anchoring Biodiversity Information: From Sherborn to the 21st century and beyond Gordon McOuat Naming and Necessity: Sherborn’s Context: Cataloguing Nature History of Science and Technology Programme, University of Kingís College, Halifax, NS, CANADA Email: gmcouat@dal.ca By the late 19th Century, storms plaguing early Victorian systematics and nomenclature seemed …

Neal Evenhuis – Charles Davies Sherborn and the Indexer's Club

Event Date: 28 October 2011 Flett Lecture Theatre Natural History Museum     Anchoring Biodiversity Information: From Sherborn to the 21st century and beyond Neal L. Evenhuis Charles Davies Sherborn and The Indexer’s Club Bishop Museum, Honolulu, Hawaii 96817, USA Email: NealE@bishopmuseum Charles Davies Sherborn was an indexer. And he followed a long line of indexers. And a longer line …