Database Details : World List of Monogenea

Full name: World List of Monogenea
Short name: WoRMS Monogenea
Version: 2018-05-01
Release date: 2018-05-01
Authors/editors: Gibson D. & Bray R.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Platyhelminthes - Monogenea
English name of the group: Monogenean flatworms
Number of living species 4,143
Number of living infraspecific taxa 35
Number of extinct species: 1
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 931
Number of common names: 4
Total number of names: 5,114
Abstract: This global marine species list is part of the World Register of Marine Species database, which aims to provide the most authoritative list of names of all marine species globally. Data have been contributed to the Catalogue of Life via the WoRMS, hosted by the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ).
Organization: Department of Zoology, Natural History Museum, London, UK
Bibliographic citation: Gibson D. & Bray R. (2018). WoRMS Monogenea: World List of Monogenea (version 2018-05-01). In: Roskov Y., Abucay L., 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, 31st May 2018. Digital resource at Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.