Database Details : Annotated checklist of the rotifers (Phylum Rotifera)

Full name: Annotated checklist of the rotifers (Phylum Rotifera)
Short name: FADA Rotifera
Version: May 2012
Release date: 2012-12-11
Authors/editors: Segers H.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Rotifera
English name of the group: Rotifers
Number of living species 2,014
Number of living infraspecific taxa 243
Number of extinct species: 0
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 747
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 3,004
Abstract: A taxonomic database of accepted and the most commonly used synonyms in the phylum Rotifera with information on biogeography. The database was prepared under the Freshwater Animal Diversity Assessment project. This version supplied for the Catalogue of Life by FADA is based on a print version, published in the journal Zootaxa (seehttp://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/list/2007/2007-08.html#Zootaxa%201564orhttp://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2007f/zt01564p104.pdf. Users are urged to use and cite this printed version.
Organization: FADA project, Belgian Biodiversity Platform, Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Brussels, Belgium
Website: http://fada.biodiversity.be/group/show/4
Bibliographic citation: Segers H. (2017). FADA Rotifera: Annotated checklist of the rotifers (Phylum Rotifera) (version May 2012). 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. (2017). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 30th October 2017. Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.