Database Details : World List of Antipatharia

Full name: World List of Antipatharia NEW!
Short name: WoRMS Antipatharia
Version: 2017-12-01
Release date: 2017-12-01
Authors/editors: Molodtsova T. & Opresko D.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Cnidaria - Anthozoa - Antipatharia
English name of the group:
Number of living species 269
Number of living infraspecific taxa 4
Number of extinct species: 0
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 122
Number of common names: 16
Total number of names: 411
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: Shirshov Institute of Oceanology, Moscow, Russia; Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC, USA
Bibliographic citation: Molodtsova T. & Opresko D. (2018). WoRMS Antipatharia: World List of Antipatharia (version 2017-12-01). 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. (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 20th December 2017. Digital resource at Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.