Nomen novum (/m/025yt8h)

In biological nomenclature, a nomen novum, new replacement name is a technical term. It indicates a scientific name that is created specifically to replace another scientific name, but only when this other name can not be used for technical, nomenclatural reasons; it does not apply when a name is changed for taxonomic reasons.
Other types
  • /wikipedia/de/Ersatzname_(Zoologie)
  • /wikipedia/en/New_replacement_name
  • /wikipedia/en/Nomen_novum
  • /wikipedia/en/Nomina_nova
  • /wikipedia/en/Replacement_name
  • /wikipedia/it/Nomen_novum
  • /wikipedia/nl/Nomen_novum
  • /wikipedia/pt/Nomen_novum Google Wikidata