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JournalISSN: 0040-0262

Taxon 

About: Taxon is an academic journal. The journal publishes majorly in the area(s): Typification & Genus. It has an ISSN identifier of 0040-0262. Over the lifetime, 7669 publication(s) have been published receiving 176773 citation(s).
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01 May 1975-Taxon

11,352 citations


Journal ArticleDOI
01 May 1993-Taxon
Abstract: Wilson and Reeder's Mammal Species of the World is the classic reference book on the taxonomic classification and distribution of the more than 5400 species of mammals that exist today. The third edition includes detailed information on nomenclature and, for the first time, common names. Each concise entry covers type locality, distribution, synonyms, and major reference sources. The systematic arrangement of information indicates evolutionary relationships at both the ordinal and the family level. This indispensable reference work belongs in public and academic libraries throughout the world and on the shelf of every biologist who works with mammals.

5,472 citations


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01 May 1972-Taxon

4,147 citations


Journal ArticleDOI
01 Feb 1975-Taxon

1,654 citations


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01 Jan 1988-Taxon
Abstract: "Legend is overdue for replacement, and an adequate replacement must attend to the process of science as carefully as Hull has done. I share his vision of a serious account of the social and intellectual dynamics of science that will avoid both the rosy blur of Legend and the facile charms of relativism. . . . Because of [Hull's] deep concern with the ways in which research is actually done, "Science as a Process" begins an important project in the study of science. It is one of a distinguished series of books, which Hull himself edits".--Philip Kitcher, "Nature"

1,613 citations


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YearPapers
2021112
2020109
2019107
2018123
2017136
2016159