Full name: AphidSF: Aphid Species File
Short name: AphidSF
Version: 1.0/4.0, Apr 2010
Release date: 2010-04-14
Authors/editors: Favret C.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Insecta - Hemiptera - superfamilies Aphidoidea, Phylloxeroidea (infraorder Aphidomorpha)
English name of the group: Aphids and allied groups
Number of species: 4,867
Number of infraspecific taxa: 527
Number of synonyms: 4,937
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 10,331
Abstract: Aphid Species File is an on-line taxonomic, nomenclatural, and bibliographic database of the aphids and allied groups of the world, extinct and extant. It contains over 11,000 names, of which over 5,000 are valid species. It contains over 40,000 literature citations from over 1,500 literature references. The content is authored by Colin Favret on Species File Software developed by David Eades.
Organization: AphidNet, LLC
Website: http://aphid.speciesfile.org