Database Details : Fulgoromorpha Lists On the WEB

Full name: Fulgoromorpha Lists On the WEB UPDATED!
Short name: FLOW
Version: Aug 2018
Release date: 2018-08-01
Authors/editors: Bourgoin T.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Insecta - Hemiptera - Fulgoroidea
English name of the group: Planthoppers
Number of living species 13,119
Number of living infraspecific taxa 269
Number of extinct species: 306
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 8,938
Number of common names: 223
Total number of names: 22,855
Abstract: FLOW is an on-line database that aims to provide an easy-access synthesys of available biological published primary data on planthoppers (Hemiptera, Fulgoromorpha), a group of major economic importance. It includes information on taxonomy and nomenclature (including fossiles), type depository, bibliography, distribution and associated biological information as host-plants. Since 2009, FLOW provides a dynamic link to MNHN Hemiptera specimen collection (particularly type specimens) and provides photos when already available.
Organization: Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France
Bibliographic citation: Bourgoin T. (2018). FLOW: Fulgoromorpha Lists On the WEB (version Aug 2018). In: Roskov Y., Ower G., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P.M., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., De Wever A., Nieukerken E. van, Zarucchi J., Penev L., eds. (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 24th September 2018. Digital resource at Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.