Metadata for the 2009-04-24 version of the term dwc:taxonomicStatus
Term Name: dwc:taxonomicStatus
Label: Taxonomic Status
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Issued: 2009-04-24
Definition: The status of the use of the scientificName as a label for a taxon. Requires taxonomic opinion to define the scope of a taxon. Rules of priority then are used to define the taxonomic status of the nomenclature contained in that scope, combined with the experts opinion. It must be linked to a specific taxonomic reference that defines the concept. Recommended best practice is to use a controlled vocabulary.
Type: Property
Status: superseded
Is replaced by:

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