Database Details : World list of Appendicularia

Full name: World list of Appendicularia NEW!
Short name: WoRMS Appendicularia
Version: 2017-07-01
Release date: 2017-07-01
Authors/editors: Hopcroft R.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Chordata - Appendicularia
English name of the group: Pelagic tunicates
Number of living species 67
Number of living infraspecific taxa 9
Number of extinct species: 0
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 72
Number of common names: 23
Total number of names: 171
Abstract: This global marine species list is 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: University of Alaska, Fairbanks AK, USA
Website: http://www.marinespecies.org
Bibliographic citation: Hopcroft R. (2017). WoRMS Appendicularia: World list of Appendicularia (version 2017-07-01). 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. (2017). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 26th July 2017. Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.