Newsletter of the Australasian Palaeontologists
Nomen nudum is the annual newsletter of the Australasian Palaeontologists (AAP). It is published to acquaint members with the activities of palaeontological colleagues and with any other items of current interest. Enquiries and contributions should be directed to the editor.
Membership of AAP (including personal subscription to the peer-reviewed international journal Alcheringa), is available to all palaeontologists (professional, amateur, active, and retired), particularly – but not restricted to – those with interests in fossils of Australia, New Zealand, and Papua New Guinea. Details of membership requirements, categories, and fees are available from the Geological Society of Australia website, which also has information regarding titles and prices of the AAP Memoirs series (52 volumes published since 1983). Library subscriptions to Alcheringa should be addressed to Taylor & Francis (
Opinions expressed in the Nomen nudum newsletter are those of individual contributors and do not necessarily reflect the views of Australasian Palaeontologists nor the Geological Society of Australia, Inc. Mention of a product or service should not be construed as constituting endorsement by either body.