Database Details : Aphid Species File

Full name: Aphid Species File UPDATED!
Short name: SF Aphid
Version: 5.0, Jun 2018
Release date: 2018-06-01
Authors/editors: Favret C.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Insecta - Hemiptera - Aphidoidea, Phylloxeroidea (infraorder Aphidomorpha)
English name of the group: Aphids and allied groups
Number of living species 5,247
Number of living infraspecific taxa 574
Number of extinct species: 321
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 9,596
Number of common names: 119
Total number of names: 15,857
Abstract: Aphid Species File is an on-line taxonomic, nomenclatural, and bibliographic database of the aphids and allied groups of the world, extinct and extant. It contains over 11,000 names, of which over 5,000 are valid species. It contains over 40,000 literature citations from over 1,500 literature references. The content is authored by Colin Favret on Species File Software developed by David Eades.
Organization: AphidNet, LLC
Bibliographic citation: Favret C. (2019). SF Aphid: Aphid Species File (version 5.0, Jun 2018). 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. (2019). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 24th December 2018. Digital resource at Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.