Full name: Catalogue of Craneflies of the World
Short name: CCW
Version: Mar 2008
Release date: 2008-03-15
Authors/editors: P. Oosterbroek
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Insecta - Diptera - Tipuloidea
English name of the group: Craneflies
Number of species: 14,834
Number of infraspecific taxa: 1,008
Number of synonyms: 1,455
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 17,297
Abstract: The Catalogue of the Craneflies of the World (CCW) covers all genera, subgenera, species, subspecies, and synonyms of the World Tipuloidea (Insecta Diptera Nematocera families Pediciidae, Limoniidae, Cylindrotomidae, Tipulidae), in total 17,307 taxa. It also includes up to date information on the distribution of the species and subspecies, specified by countries and, for the larger countries, states, provinces, islands.
Organization: Entomology Section, Zoological Museum, University of Amsterdam / ETI BioInformatics, The Netherlands
Website: http://ip30.eti.uva.nl/ccw/