How to … Find nomenclatural help
These nomenclatural "How-to" guides are designed for students and newcomers to nomenclature. They provide handy, concise guides to navigating the complexities of correctly naming taxa, determining the correct names of taxa, and other nomenclatural actions that together comprise our system of nomenclature under the International Code of Nomenclature for algae, fungi, and plants.
Use this index to navigate to the "How-to" guides by topic.
Another useful resource is Nick Turland's The Code Decoded.
Alll the how-to guides presented here are based on the Shenzhen Code.
Remember that these pages, and The Code Decoded, are intended as helpful guides only. You should always consult the Code itself for a definitive answer to any question. Links to appropriate Articles of the Code are given in these guides.
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