Database Details : Global database of ground beetles

Full name: Global database of ground beetles
Short name: CarabCat
Version: Sep 2013
Release date: 2013-09-25
Authors/editors: Lorenz W.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Insecta - Coleoptera - Caraboidea - Carabidae, Trachypachidae
English name of the group: Ground beetles
Number of living species 37,404
Number of living infraspecific taxa 8,905
Number of extinct species: 0
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 24,020
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 70,329
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
Website: http://www.carabidfauna2.net
Bibliographic citation: Lorenz W. (2017). CarabCat: Global database of ground beetles (version Sep 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.