Database Details : World checklist of freshwater Cladocera species

Full name: World checklist of freshwater Cladocera species
Short name: FADA Cladocera
Version: Jan 2013
Release date: 2013-01-25
Authors/editors: Kotov A., Forró L., Korovchinsky N.M., Petrusek A.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Branchiopoda - Diplostraca
English name of the group: Water fleas
Number of living species 1,043
Number of living infraspecific taxa 48
Number of extinct species: 0
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 650
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 1,741
Abstract: The checklist is supplied for the Catalogue of Life by FADA project. FADA, the Freshwater Animal Diversity Assessment is an informal network of scientists specialized in freshwater biodiversity. FADA contributes freshwater taxa in the CoL proto-GSD. Kotov, A., Forró, L., Korovchinsky, N.M. and A. Petrusek, 2013 Jan 25, World checklist of freshwater Cladocera species. World Wide Web electronic publication. Available online at http://fada.biodiversity.be/group/show/17 [date accessed]
Organization: Freshwater Animal Diversity Assessment project (FADA)
Website: http://fada.biodiversity.be/group/show/17
Bibliographic citation: Kotov A., Forró L., Korovchinsky N.M., Petrusek A. (2017). FADA Cladocera: World checklist of freshwater Cladocera species (version Jan 2013). 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, 22nd March 2017. Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.