TAXON - Journal of the IAPT
TAXON is the bi-monthly journal of the International Association for Plant Taxonomy and is devoted to systematic and evolutionary biology with emphasis on plants and fungi. It is published bimonthly by the International Bureau for Plant Taxonomy and Nomenclature, c/o Institute of Botany, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Dúbravská cesta 9, SK-845 23 Bratislava, SLOVAKIA. Details of page charges are given in the Guidelines for authors. Papers will be reviewed by at least two specialists.
Editor-in-chief: Prof. Joachim W. Kadereit, Ph.D.
Institut für Spezielle Botanik und Botanischer Garten Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, D-55099 Mainz, Germany
Managing Editors: Berit Gehrke and Michael Pirie
Johannes Gutenberg-Universität, Institut für Spezielle Botanik, 55099 Mainz, Germany (B.G. and M.P.) and University of Stellenbosch, South Africa (M.P.)
Production Editor: Franz Stadler
Institute of Botany, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic and Vienna, Austria
All manuscripts intended for publication in TAXON (except items listed below) must be submitted to the online submission system:
Proposals to Conserve or Reject Names, Proposals to Suppress Works, Requests for Binding Decisions on Application of the Code, and Reports of Permanent Nomenclature Committees are to be sent to the editor for these columns:
Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh, Scotland, U.K.
Proposals to Amend the Code and Reports of Special Nomenclature Committees reporting to the XIX International Botanical Congress in Shenzhen in 2017 are to be sent to the following Column Editor:
Nicholas J. Turland
Botanischer Garten und Botanisches Museum Berlin-Dahlem, Freie Universität Berlin, Königin-Luise-Str. 6–8, D-14195 Berlin, Germany
Items for the IOPB column are to be sent directly to the column editor:
Institute of Botany, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Book reviews: editorial change pending
Items for Plant Systematics World are to be sent directly to the Column Editor:
US National Herbarium, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., U.S.A.
TAXON is providing authors the opportunity to store in electronic form supplementary data too bulky or too technical to be included in the printed version of their article. All such data will be maintained as separate files in the online version of Taxon at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/iapt/tax
Distribution: Taxon is sent to all members of the International Association for Plant Taxonomy. Personal members are requested not to place their copies in public libraries.