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What does ICBN stand for?

ICBN stands for International Code of Botanical Nomenclature

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He served on the General Committee on Botanical Nomenclature (secretary, 19691981; vice-chair, 1987-1999; and chair (beginning 1999) and also on the Editorial Committee, International Code of Botanical Nomenclature (secretary, 1969-1981; chair, 1981-1987; member, 1987-1993).
By 1999, it had become clear that the organisms in the genus Pneumocystis are fungi, which are named according to the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature (ICBN) (4).
They intend it to be an alternative to the long-standing International Code of Botanical Nomenclature, a worldwide standard that the International Botanical Congress revises every 6 years.
International Code of Botanical Nomenclature (Vienna Code) adopted by the Seventeenth International Botanical Congress Vienna, Austria, July 2005.
Other biologists are not so encumbered, as the International Code for Zoological Nomenclature (3) and the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature (4) very nicely handle plants, fungi, bacteria, and protozoa that reproduce asexually.
has published a direct final rule in the Federal Register to amend its regulations on labeling of botanical ingredients in dietary supplements by incorporating the current editions of the American Herbal Product Association's (AHPA) Herbs of Commerce and of the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature (St.