Database Details : World list of Cubozoa

Full name: World list of Cubozoa NEW!
Short name: WoRMS Cubozoa
Version: 2017-11-02
Release date: 2017-11-02
Authors/editors: Collins A.G. & Jarms G.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Cnidaria - Cubozoa
English name of the group: Box jellyfishes, sea wasps
Number of living species 47
Number of living infraspecific taxa 0
Number of extinct species: 0
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 11
Number of common names: 8
Total number of names: 66
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: Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC, USA; Zoological Institute und Zoological Museum, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Website: http://www.marinespecies.org
Bibliographic citation: Collins A.G. & Jarms G. (2017). WoRMS Cubozoa: World list of Cubozoa (version 2017-11-02). 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, 28th November 2017. Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.