The basics of taxonomy

The course aims to present the basics of taxonomy and species description. It will include lectures and practical sessions on biological nomenclature, illustration techniques, electronic databases, scientific collections, etc. Click here to find more detailed information and a preliminary schedule. Register by sending an email to Per Sundberg ( including a short CV (indicating the nature and stage of your research project) before September 30.

The course is a collaboration between the Swedish Taxonomy Initiative's Research School in Systematics (STIRS) and ForBio.

Contact persons: Karen de Jong ( and Per Sundberg (

Published Aug. 23, 2011 3:51 PM - Last modified Oct. 31, 2011 11:54 AM