Database Details : Isoptera Species File

Full name: Isoptera Species File
Short name: SF Isoptera
Version: Jan 2018
Release date: 2018-01-18
Authors/editors: South E.J. after Krishna K., Grimaldi D.A., Krishna V. & Engel M.S.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Insecta - Blattodea - Blattoidea - (Isoptera) - Archeorhinotermitidae, Archotermopsidae, Cratomastotermitidae, Hodotermitidae, Kalotermitidae, Krausichnidae, Mastotermitidae, Rhinotermitidae, Serritermitidae, Stolotermitidae, Stylotermitidae, Termitidae, Termopsidae
English name of the group: Termites
Number of living species 2,919
Number of living infraspecific taxa 60
Number of extinct species: 144
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 1,171
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 4,294
Abstract: Isoptera Species File is a digital global checklist of extant and fossil termite species. The list of valid names is derived from seven volumes of Treatise on the Isoptera of the World by Krishna, K., Grimaldi, D. A., Krishna, V., and M. S. Engel (2013) published in the Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 377: 1-2704. doi: 10.1206/377.1. Future versions of the database will include synonyms, references, and distribution data.
Organization: Illinois Natural History Survey, Champaign IL, USA
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Bibliographic citation: South E.J. after Krishna K., Grimaldi D.A., Krishna V. & Engel M.S. (2018). SF Isoptera: Isoptera Species File (version Jan 2018). 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, 30th June 2018. Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.