Database Details : World list of Trematoda

Full name: World list of Trematoda
Short name: WoRMS Trematoda
Version: 2017-11-02
Release date: 2017-11-02
Authors/editors: Cribb T. & Gibson D.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Platyhelminthes - Trematoda
English name of the group: Flukes
Number of living species 5,581
Number of living infraspecific taxa 2
Number of extinct species: 0
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 2,591
Number of common names: 2
Total number of names: 8,176
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: University of Queensland, Centre for Marine Studies, Brisbane, Australia; Department of Zoology, Natural History Museum, London, UK
Website: http://www.marinespecies.org
Bibliographic citation: Cribb T. & Gibson D. (2017). WoRMS Trematoda: World list of Trematoda (version 2017-11-02). 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. (2017). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 28th November 2017. Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.