Database Details : World list of Staurozoa

Full name: World list of Staurozoa NEW!
Short name: WoRMS Staurozoa
Version: 2017-11-02
Release date: 2017-11-02
Authors/editors: Collins A.G. & Jarms G.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Cnidaria - Staurozoa
English name of the group: Stalked jellyfishes
Number of living species 50
Number of living infraspecific taxa 0
Number of extinct species: 0
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 38
Number of common names: 10
Total number of names: 98
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 Staurozoa: World list of Staurozoa (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.