Database Details : World Pycnogonida Database

Full name: World Pycnogonida Database NEW!
Short name: WoRMS PycnoBase
Version: 2017-11-02
Release date: 2017-11-02
Authors/editors: Bamber R.N. El Nagar A. & Arango C. (eds)
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Pycnogonida
English name of the group: Sea spiders
Number of living species 1,344
Number of living infraspecific taxa 11
Number of extinct species: 10
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 510
Number of common names: 27
Total number of names: 1,902
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: Queensland Museum, South Brisbane, Australia
Website: http://www.marinespecies.org/pycnobase
Bibliographic citation: Bamber R.N. El Nagar A. & Arango C. (eds) (2017). WoRMS PycnoBase: World Pycnogonida Database (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.