Cannot change order of names

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Platform (Android, iOS, Website): Website

Browser, if a website issue (Firefox, Chrome, etc) : Firefox

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Re-ordered common name priority:

Back at taxon page:

Description of problem (please provide a set of steps we can use to replicate the issue, and make as many as you need.):

First, I added a common name (hill Zieria)

Step 1: Click manage names

Step 2: Drag common name (hill Zieria) to top

Step 3: Click save changes

Step 4: Review taxon page, common name has not changed

Step 5: That the order has not been changed can be confirmed by clicking Manage Names again

Step 6: Additional check that common name priority has not changed can be seen by clicking Curation/History (

I “fixed” the problem by deleting the “English” name Zieria collina which was listed as a common name. I added a note to the deletion (“This is the botanical name”) but the note was not saved in the history so I’m not sure if there is 2 bugs here