Database Details : Global database of ground beetles

Full name: Global database of ground beetles
Short name: CarabCat
Version: Oct 2017
Release date: 2017-10-25
Authors/editors: Lorenz W.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Insecta - Coleoptera - Caraboidea
English name of the group: Ground beetles
Number of living species 39,358
Number of living infraspecific taxa 9,052
Number of extinct species: 408
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 49,320
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 98,138
Abstract: CarabCat is a global database of ground beetles (Coleoptera Carabidae, sensu lato) developed by W.Lorenz, Faunaplan, based on the second printed edition of 'Nomina Carabidarum' (Lorenz 2005a) and including updates.
Organization: Faunaplan (Büro & Verlag für Faunistik und Umweltplanung); Tutzing; Germany
Bibliographic citation: Lorenz W. (2020). CarabCat: Global database of ground beetles (version Oct 2017). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2020-04-16 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 Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.