International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature (ICZN)
Commission internationale de nomenclature zoologique
1895 Leiden Netherlands
1895, Leiden (Netherlands), at 3rd International Zoological Congress. Currently under the auspices of B-XB2698 - International Union of Biological Sciences (IUBS), of which it is a Scientific Member.
Promote stable and uniform nomenclature in zoology, by developing and improving the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature, to provide a set of rules and recommendations for the guidance of zoologists and by giving advice and rulings on individual nomenclature problems.
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