Database Details : World List of Orthonectida

Full name: World List of Orthonectida UPDATED!
Short name: WoRMS Orthonectida
Version: 2017-12-01
Release date: 2017-12-01
Authors/editors: Furuya H.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Orthonectida
English name of the group: Orthonectids
Number of living species 25
Number of living infraspecific taxa 0
Number of extinct species: 0
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 9
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 34
Abstract: This global marine species list is a 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: Department of Biology, Graduate School of Science and School of Science, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
Website: http://www.marinespecies.org
Bibliographic citation: Furuya H. (2018). WoRMS Orthonectida: World List of Orthonectida (version 2017-12-01). 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, 20th December 2017. Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.