Anchoring Biodiversity Information: From Sherborn to the 21st century and beyond

Event Date: 28 October 2011 Flett Lecture Theatre Natural History Museum London SW7 5BD Anchoring Biodiversity Information: From Sherborn to the 21st century and beyond Charles Davies Sherborn provided the bibliographic foundation for current zoological nomenclature with his magnum opus Index Animalium. In the 43 years he spent working on this extraordinary resource, he anchored our understanding of animal diversity …

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 …