Database Details : Checklist of the Collembola of the World

Full name: Checklist of the Collembola of the World NEW!
Short name: Collembola.org
Version: Apr 2020
Release date: 2020-05-15
Authors/editors: Bellinger, P.F.; Christiansen, K.A.; Janssens, F.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Collembola
English name of the group: Springtails
Number of living species 8,555
Number of living infraspecific taxa 0
Number of extinct species: 0
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 4,709
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 13,264
Abstract: The Checklist of the Collembola of the World constitutes a comprehensive resource in the field of Collembola systematics. The checklist is searchable by taxon and is linked, at three taxon ranks (family, genus and species), to global distribution maps. In addition, the site contains complementary information including biology, identification, collecting techniques, bibliography and images. Crawling of the website for the Catalogue of Life was facilitated by Anton Potapov.
Organization: Individual custodian
Website: https://www.collembola.org
Bibliographic citation: Bellinger, P.F.; Christiansen, K.A.; Janssens, F. (2020). Collembola.org: Checklist of the Collembola of the World (version Apr 2020). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2020-06-04 Beta (Roskov Y.; Ower G.; Orrell T.; Nicolson D.; Bailly N.; Kirk P.M.; Bourgoin T.; DeWalt R.E.; Decock W.; Nieukerken E. van; Penev L.; eds.). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.