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News record: [236993] Integrating taxonomy with the World Wide Web..(read more)

The recent publication by Andrew R. Deans and Ricardo Kawada set an excellent example of archiving and integrating new descriptions with online biodiversity initiatives. The article is open access through ZooTaxa:

Deans, Andrew & B.D. Ricardo Kawada. 2008. Alobevania, a new genus of neotropical ensign wasps (Hymenoptera: Evaniidae) with three new species: integrating taxonomy with the World Wide Web. Zootaxa 1787: 28-44.

The numerous Web resources included in this publication are:
Name registration at ZooBank, annotations and collections of images archived on Morphbank, species pages and keys on Evanioidea Online, taxon pages at the Tree of Life, links to terms in the hymenoptera ontology and many others.
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