Database Details : Orthoptera Species File

Full name: Orthoptera Species File
Short name: SF Orthoptera
Version: 5.0, Jun 2018
Release date: 2018-06-01
Authors/editors: Cigliano M.M.; Braun H.; Eades D.C. & Otte D.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Insecta - Orthoptera
English name of the group: Grasshoppers, locusts, katydids, crickets
Number of living species 27,344
Number of living infraspecific taxa 2,650
Number of extinct species: 767
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 23,954
Number of common names: 2,661
Total number of names: 57,376
Abstract: The Orthoptera Species File is a taxonomic database of the world's Orthoptera (grasshoppers, locusts, katydids and crickets), both living and fossil. It has full synonymic and taxonomic information for more than 28,070 valid species, 45,850 scientific names, 213,200 citations to 14,200 references, 96,300 images, 1630 sound recordings, and 99,700 specimen records.
Organization: Museo de La Plata; Buenos Aires; Argentina
Website: http://Orthoptera.SpeciesFile.org
Bibliographic citation: Cigliano M.M.; Braun H.; Eades D.C. & Otte D. (2020). SF Orthoptera: Orthoptera Species File (version 5.0, Jun 2018). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2020-04-16 Beta (Roskov Y.; Ower G.; Orrell T.; Nicolson D.; Bailly N.; Kirk P.M.; Bourgoin T.; DeWalt R.E.; Decock W.; Nieukerken E. van; Penev L.; eds.). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.