<html> <head> <title>Entry Syntax</title> <meta name=vs_targetSchema content="http://schemas.microsoft.com/intellisense/ie5"> <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1"> <meta name="GENERATOR" content="Microsoft FrontPage 3.0"> <link REL="stylesheet" HREF="SN2000Manual.css" TYPE="text/css"> </head> <body> <h1>Systema Naturae 2000</h1> <h2>- Entry Syntax -</h2> <p><font face="Arial" size="2"> Describes the syntax of an entry in the classification. Older pages may deviate from the syntax presented here. In time those pages will be replaced. </font></p> <h3>Syntax</h3> <p> <font face="Courier New"> [<em>Rank</em>[?] ][?][! | ]<em><strong>Name</strong></em>["!][ <em>Authorship</em>][ <u><font color=#0000ff>Details</font></u>][ <u><font color=#0000ff>Links</font></u>][ <em>Note</em>[?]][ <em>SynType</em>:<em><u><font color=#0000ff>Synonym</font></u></em>[?]] <br> [Ref=<em>RefRecent</em>][; ][N=<em>Count</em>[([<EM>CompleteRecent</EM>][+<EM>CompleteExtinct</EM>])]]<BR>[T=<EM>Period</EM>][; ][H=<EM>Habitat</EM>][; ][G=<EM>Distribution</EM>]&nbsp; </font> </p> <p><font face="Arial">The syntax has these parts:</font></p> <table border="0"> <tr valign="top"> <td style="BORDER-BOTTOM: rgb(0,0,0) 1px solid" valign="top"><font face="Arial"><b>Part</b></font></td> <td style="BORDER-BOTTOM: rgb(0,0,0) 1px solid"><font face="Arial"><b>Description</b></font></td> </tr> <tr valign="top"> <td valign="top"><font face="Arial"><em>Rank</em></font></td> <td><font face="Arial">Rank of taxon</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"><font face="Arial"><small>?</small></font></td> <td><font face="Arial">Rank uncertain</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"><font face="Arial"><small>?</small></font></td> <td><font face="Arial">Position uncertain (=incertae sedis)</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"><FONT face="Courier New">! </FONT></td> <td><font face="Arial">Recently extinct</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"><FONT face="Courier New"> </FONT></td> <td><font face="Arial">Extinct</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"><font face="Arial"><em>Name</em></font></td> <td><font face="Arial">Name of taxon</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"><FONT face="Courier New">"!</FONT></td> <td><font face="Arial">Type species, genus, etc.</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"><font face="Arial"><em>Authorship</em></font></td> <td><font face="Arial">Authorship of taxon</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"><font face="Arial"><u><font color=#0000ff>Details</font></u></font></td> <td><font face="Arial">Link to the Details page of the taxon. The Details page contains information on authorship, cross references to alternative and original entries of the taxon, and bibliography.</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"><font face="Arial"><u><font color=#0000ff>Links</font></u></font></td> <td><font face="Arial">Link to the Links page of the taxon. The Links page contains related pages found elsewhere on the internet.</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"><font face="Arial"><em>Note</em></font></td> <td><font face="Arial">Additional note</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"><font face="Arial">?</font></td> <td><font face="Arial">Note uncertain</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"><font face="Arial"><em>SynType</em></font></td> <td><font face="Arial">Type of synonym</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"><font face="Arial"><em>Synonym</em></font></td> <td><font face="Arial">Synonym</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="BORDER-BOTTOM: 1px solid" valign="top"><font face="Arial">?</font></td> <td style="BORDER-BOTTOM: 1px solid"><font face="Arial">Synonym questionable</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"><font face="Arial"><em>RefRecent</em></font></td> <td><font face="Arial">The most recent reference with respect to rank, spelling and position. See <a href="SyntaxReference.htm">Reference Syntax</a></font></td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"><font face="Arial"><em>Period</em></font></td> <td><font face="Arial">The geological period in which the taxon occurred.</font></td> </tr> <TR> <TD vAlign=top><EM>Habitat</EM></TD> <TD>The habitat of the taxon. See&nbsp;<A href="SyntaxHabitat.htm">Habitat Syntax</A></TD></TR> <TR> <TD vAlign=top><EM>Distribution</EM></TD> <TD>The geographic distribution of the taxon. The distribution is usually incomplete! Taxa above the species level usually state the continent/ocean only. See&nbsp;<A href="SyntaxDistribution.htm">Distribution Syntax</A></TD></TR> <tr> <td valign="top"><font face="Arial"><em>Count</em></font></td> <td><font face="Arial">Total number of major taxa. Numbers between curly braces are implicit, e.g. by adding the numbers of the subtaxa.</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"><em><font face="Arial">CompleteRecent</font></em></td> <td><font face="Arial">Indicates that the number of recent and recently extinct subtaxa is complete at a certain level.</font></td> </tr> <TR> <TD vAlign=top><EM>CompleteExtinct</EM></TD> <TD>Indicates that the number of extinct subtaxa is complete at a certain level.</TD></TR> </table> <p><font size="2" face="Arial"><b>Settings</b></font></p> <p><font size="2" face="Arial">The <i>Name</i> part has these colors:</font> </p> <table border="0"> <tr valign="top"> <td style="BORDER-BOTTOM: rgb(0,0,0) 1px solid"><font size="2" face="Arial"><b>Setting</b></font> </td> <td style="BORDER-BOTTOM: rgb(0,0,0) 1px solid"><font size="2" face="Arial"><b>Description</b></font> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><font face="Courier New" color=#0000ff>Name</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial"> The accepted name of the taxon in the current classification at the preferred position. </font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font face="Courier New" color=#ff0000>Name</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial"> A previous or alternative position of a taxon. Usually taxa that appear at a higher level on the same path to the root are omitted in the classification pages, but do appear in the details pages. </font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font face="Courier New" color=#ff0000>[Name]</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial"> A name that is no longer valid in the current classification. </font></td> </tr> </table> <p><font size="2" face="Arial">The <i>Name</i> part has these additional forms:</font> </p> <table border="0" ID="Table1"> <tr valign="top"> <td style="BORDER-BOTTOM: rgb(0,0,0) 1px solid"><font size="2" face="Arial"><b>Setting</b></font> </td> <td style="BORDER-BOTTOM: rgb(0,0,0) 1px solid"><font size="2" face="Arial"><b>Description</b></font> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><font face="Courier New"><u>Name</u></font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial"> a) At the top of the page: The link refers to the parent taxon.<br> b) Elsewhere on the page: The link refers to the subtaxa. </font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">"Name"</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">An informal name, i.e. a name that is not validly published.</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font face="Courier New">&lt;Name&gt;</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">A name that only serves as a title, i.e. the entry does not refer to a taxon. </font></td> </tr> </table> <p><font size="2" face="Arial">The <i>Note</i> part has these settings:</font> </p> <table border="0"> <tr valign="top"> <td style="BORDER-BOTTOM: rgb(0,0,0) 1px solid"><font size="2" face="Arial"><b>Setting</b></font> </td> <td style="BORDER-BOTTOM: rgb(0,0,0) 1px solid"><font size="2" face="Arial"><b>Description</b></font></td> </tr> <tr valign="top"> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">BW</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Not published in a consistently binomial work</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">CP</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Conditionally proposed</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">CS</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Nomen conservandum.</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">DB</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Nomen dubium</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">GN</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Not based upon a generic name</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">IL</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Illegal name</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">IP</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Imperfect name</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">IV</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Invalid name</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">MP</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Misprint</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">MS</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Misspelling</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">ND</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Nomen nudum</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">OB</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Nomen oblitum</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">PL</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Polyphyletic</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">PO</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Preoccupied name</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">RJ</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Nomen rejectum</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">RV</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Revived name</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">UA</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Unavailable name</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">UP</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Unpublished name</font></td> </tr> </table> <p><font size="2" face="Arial">The <i>SynonymType</i> part has these settings:</font> </p> <table border="0"> <tr valign="top"> <td style="BORDER-BOTTOM: rgb(0,0,0) 1px solid"><font size="2" face="Arial"><b>Setting</b></font> </td> <td style="BORDER-BOTTOM: rgb(0,0,0) 1px solid"><font size="2" face="Arial"><b>Description</b></font></td> </tr> <tr valign="top"> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">AL</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Alternative name</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font face="Courier New">AU</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Different authorship</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font face="Courier New">EM</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Emendation (justified)</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font face="Courier New">EU</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Emendation (unjustified)</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font face="Courier New">HM</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Homonym</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font face="Courier New">IN</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Included (=subjective synonym)</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font face="Courier New">NW</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">New name</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font face="Courier New">PP</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Pro parte</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font face="Courier New">SF</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Different suffix (e.g. -oidea vs -acea)</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font face="Courier New">SI</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Synonym (objective or subjective)</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font face="Courier New">SO</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Synonym (objective)</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font face="Courier New">SP</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Different spelling</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font face="Courier New">ST</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Different rank (status)</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font face="Courier New">TF</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Transfer</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font face="Courier New">TL</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Translation (-us vs -a; -i vs -ii; etc.)</font></td> </tr> </table> <p><font size="2" face="Arial">The <i>CompleteRecent</i> and <EM>CompleteExtinct</EM> parts have these settings:</font> </p> <table border="0"> <tr valign="top"> <td style="BORDER-BOTTOM: rgb(0,0,0) 1px solid"><font size="2" face="Arial"><b>Setting</b></font> </td> <td style="BORDER-BOTTOM: rgb(0,0,0) 1px solid"><font size="2" face="Arial"><b>Description</b></font> </td> </tr> <tr valign="top"> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">*</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Complete at lowest level, i.e. either species or subspecies level</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">s</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Complete at species level</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">g</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Complete at genus level</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">f</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Complete at family level</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">o</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Complete at order level</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">c</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Complete at class level</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td><font size="2" face="Courier New">p</font></td> <td><font size="2" face="Arial">Complete at phylum level</font></td> </tr> <TR> <TD><FONT face="Courier New">k</FONT></TD> <TD>Complete at kingdom level</TD></TR> </table> <p><small><small><font face="Arial">Document last updated <!--webbot bot="Timestamp" S-Type="EDITED" S-Format="%d %B %Y %H:%M:%S" startspan -->20 March 2002 22:03:01<!--webbot bot="Timestamp" endspan i-checksum="41028" --></font></small></small></p> </body> </html>