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taxonomic taxon
(English) According to the Code, a taxon including whatever nominal taxa and individuals a zoologist at any time considers it to contain in his or her endeavor to define the boundaries of a zoological taxon. A taxonomic taxon is denoted by the valid name determined from the available names of its included nominal taxa. (See also: Code, zoological taxon, valid name)
taxon taxonomique
(French) Selon le Code, taxon (par exemple, famille, genre, espèce) incluant tous les taxa nominaux et les individus quels qu'ils soient, qu'un zoologiste, dans ses tentatives de définir les limites d'un taxon zoologique, considère, à un moment donné, comme devant faire partie de ce taxon. Un taxon taxonomique est dénoté par le nom valide parmi les noms disponibles des taxa nominaux inclus. (See also: Code, zoological taxon, valid name)
taxon taxonómico
(Portuguese) Do Código, taxon incluindo qualquer taxa nominal e indivíduos um zoólogo considera conter, em qualquer altura, na tarefa de definir os limites dum taxon zoológico. (See also: Code, zoological taxon, valid name)

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