Database Details : World list of Echiura

Full name: World list of Echiura NEW!
Short name: WoRMS Echiura
Version: 2018-03-05
Release date: 2018-03-05
Authors/editors: Murina V.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Annelida - Polychaeta - Echiuroidea
English name of the group: Echiurans, burrow worms, spoon worms
Number of living species 172
Number of living infraspecific taxa 2
Number of extinct species: 0
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 105
Number of common names: 12
Total number of names: 291
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: Kagoshima University, Kagoshima, Japan; Agnes Scott College
Bibliographic citation: Murina V. (2018). WoRMS Echiura: World list of Echiura (version 2018-03-05). 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. (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 28th March 2018. Digital resource at Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.