Issue 10154

Name usage page for synonyms

Reporter: omeyn
Assignee: mdoering
Type: SubTask
Summary: Name usage page for synonyms
Priority: Major
Resolution: Fixed
Status: Closed
Created: 2011-11-07 16:57:12.934
Updated: 2013-08-29 14:46:11.871
Resolved: 2011-11-16 12:32:41.493

Created: 2011-11-07 16:57:35.59
Updated: 2011-11-07 16:57:35.59
Markus Döring Thu, 29 Sep at 6:15am
Is there any example for a name usage / species pages that represent a synonym?
Or don't we want to show species synonyms on their own page? (for name usages I think we have to)
There is far fewer information available for synonyms, but the nomenclatoral bits like publishedIn, nomenclatoral & taxonomic status, a bibliography and even related usages exist.

Markus Döring Thu, 29 Sep at 6:17am
The current GBIF and ecat portals both have synonym pages.
To stick with a classical example, Felis concolor:

Markus Döring Thu, 29 Sep at 6:18am
Alternatively we could redirect species synonym pages to the accepted or its disambiguation page, but then we lose the option to show any information about them which I think is bad

Created: 2011-11-16 12:32:21.283
Updated: 2011-11-16 12:32:21.283
we have a synonyms page now implemented using the regular layout.
For example Felis concolor:


Comment: synonym pages existing and linked
Created: 2011-11-16 12:32:41.528
Updated: 2011-11-16 12:32:41.528