Full name: WoRMS Cumacea: Cumacea World Database
Short name: WoRMS Cumacea
Version: Oct 2008
Release date: 2008-10-10
Authors/editors: Watling L.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Malacostraca - Cumacea
English name of the group: Cumaceans
Number of species: 1,286
Number of infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 25
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 1,311
Abstract: Cumaceans are small crustaceans, generally 1-10mm in size, which occur from tidal to abyssal depths in marine (and brackish) waters throughout the world. Data contributed to the Catalogue of Life via World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS), hosted by the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ).
Organization: Darling Marine Center, University of Maine, Walpole ME, USA
Website: http://www.marinespecies.org/cumacea