Database Details : MilliBase

Full name: MilliBase NEW!
Short name: WoRMS MilliBase
Version: 2018-10-05
Release date: 2018-10-05
Authors/editors: Sierwald P. & Spelda J.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Diplopoda, Pauropoda, Symphyla
English name of the group: Diplopods, pauropods and symphylans
Number of living species 15,851
Number of living infraspecific taxa 1,640
Number of extinct species: 12
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 8,147
Number of common names: 26
Total number of names: 25,676
Abstract: MilliBase is a global taxonomic database, managed by a group of diplopod experts that aims to capture all described millipede, pauropod and symphylan species with the associated literature, the authorities and original descriptions of species, genera and all units of higher classification
Organization: Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago IL, USA; Zoologische Staatssammlung München, München, Germany
Bibliographic citation: Sierwald P. & Spelda J. (2018). WoRMS MilliBase: MilliBase (version 2018-10-05). In: Roskov Y., Ower G., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P.M., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., Nieukerken E. van, Zarucchi J., Penev L., eds. (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 30th October 2018. Digital resource at Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.