International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature

The ICZN in Papers & Press

News and articles involving the ICZN or zoological nomenclature

A new lease of life for the ICZN

Why do taxonomists write the meanest obituaries?

Want to Name a New Frog? A Whiskered Mouse? An Orchid? Be the Highest Bidder by Julia Jacobs, in the New York Times (December 6, 2018)

Brazil's Museu Nacional fire (2018) - tragic loss of valuable collections

TED Talks by Richard Pyle (ICZN Commissioner and Councillor)


The Wonder World of the Scientific Nomenclature of Living Things [in Slovenian]

Čudežni svet znanstvene nomenklature živih bitij  presented by Ambrož Kvartič, in Radio TV Slovenia Frekvenca X Podcast (November 5 2020)

Should we determine species through DNA? (part two)   presented by Patrick Greenfield and Phoebe Weston and produced by Tiffany Cassidy, in The Guardian Newspaper Science Weekly Podcast (April 1 2021)