Search for dissertations about: "Yann Bertrand"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Yann Bertrand.

  1. 1. Relationships between nomenclature, phylogenetics and systematics

    Author : Yann Bertrand; Mikael Härlin; Mieczyslaw Wolsan; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : PhyloCode; philosophy; systematics; individuality; natural kind; possible worlds; causal theory of reference; PhyloCode;

    Abstract : Systematists have become increasingly aware of the limits imposed by the current system of nomenclature for accurately representing evolutionary relationships and managing efficiently names associated with clades. In reaction, a new system of nomenclature, the PhyloCode is being developed that fully recognizes the historical nature of taxonomy and the importance of the cladistics revolution. READ MORE