Database Details : Lygaeoidea Species File

Full name: Lygaeoidea Species File UPDATED!
Short name: LygaeoideaSF
Version: 5.0/5.0, Jun 2017
Release date: 2017-06-06
Authors/editors: Dellapé P.M. & Henry T.J.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Insecta - Hemiptera - Lygaeoidea
English name of the group: Seed bugs
Number of living species 4,159
Number of living infraspecific taxa 478
Number of extinct species: 113
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 3,852
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 8,602
Abstract: The Lygaeoidea Species File database contains taxonomic and other information about all the seed bugs of the world, both living and fossil.

Note: This online catalog is under continual development as more specimen data and other information are added.

Organization: División Entomología, Museo de La Plata, La Plata,Argentina
Bibliographic citation: Dellapé P.M. & Henry T.J. (2017). LygaeoideaSF: Lygaeoidea Species File (version 5.0/5.0, Jun 2017). 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, 29th September 2017. Digital resource at Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.