Database Details : Unicellular spore-forming protozoan parasites

Full name: Unicellular spore-forming protozoan parasites
Short name: Microsporidia
Version: Nov 2015
Release date: 2015-11-22
Authors/editors: Kirk P.M.
Taxonomic coverage: Protozoa - Microsporidia
English name of the group: Microsporidians
Number of living species 1,223
Number of living infraspecific taxa 0
Number of extinct species: 0
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 368
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 1,591
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Organization: Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK
Website: http://www.speciesfungorum.org
Bibliographic citation: Kirk P.M. (2017). Microsporidia: Unicellular spore-forming protozoan parasites (version Nov 2015). 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, 30th April 2017. Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.