International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature


About the secretariat

museumbuildingThe ICZN Secretariat is currently comprised of one full-time staff member: Gwynne Lim (2018–present). It is based in the Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum, National University of Singapore, Singapore.

Former Secretariat Team Members

Martyn E. Y. Low (2016–2018)

Svetlana Nikolaeva (former BZN Zoologist and Scientific Editor)

Steve Tracey

Ed Baker (former Informatic Adviser)

Charles Hussey (former Volunteer Data Co-ordinator)

Ellinor Michel (previous Executive Secretary)

Natalie Dale-Skey

David Notton

Gail Austen-Price

Mike Higginson

Student volunteers who have helped with various ICZN work in the past, including Alex Panagiotopoulos (2010) and Laura Aitken-Burt (2009)

Special mention

Thanks to Poppy Chadburn, Christopher Hopkins, Ben Scott, Paul Kiddle, Lucy Brooks, Vincent Smith and Christian Jackson at the Nautral History Museum (London), as well Tey Inn Ping, Chong Chee Wai and Karen from Moving Mouse for managing the ongoing ICZN website transition.