Database Details : World List of Trematoda

Full name: World List of Trematoda
Short name: WoRMS Trematoda
Version: 2018-02-01
Release date: 2018-02-01
Authors/editors: Cribb T. & Gibson D.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Platyhelminthes - Trematoda
English name of the group: Flukes
Number of living species 5,607
Number of living infraspecific taxa 4
Number of extinct species: 0
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 2,632
Number of common names: 2
Total number of names: 8,245
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
Bibliographic citation: Cribb T. & Gibson D. (2018). WoRMS Trematoda: World List of Trematoda (version 2018-02-01). 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, 26th February 2018. Digital resource at Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.