Editor, Kew Record of Taxonomic Literature
French, German (both basic reading)
Qualifications & Appointments
BSc (Hons) Leeds Polytechnic (1975)
Responsible for the editorial management and production of the Kew Record of Taxonomic Literature as a database and as a quarterly journal published by TSO. The work involves selecting and indexing relevant literature, training staff on use of the database and responding to enquiries regarding the database and its use; also liaising with Plant Micromorphology and Economic Botany bibliographic database managers and computer staff regarding changes and improvements to the database structure and searching facilities.
Selected Recent Publications
- McNeil, A. & Brummitt, R.K. (2003). The usage of alternative names of eight flowering plant families. Taxon 52 (4): 853-856