Database Details : Plecoptera Species File

Full name: Plecoptera Species File
Short name: SF Plecoptera
Version: 5.0, Jun 2018
Release date: 2018-06-01
Authors/editors: DeWalt R.E.; Maehr M.D.; Neu-Becker U. & Stueber G.
Taxonomic coverage: Biota - Animalia - Arthropoda - Insecta - Plecoptera
English name of the group: Stoneflies
Number of living species 3,691
Number of living infraspecific taxa 99
Number of extinct species: 247
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 2,056
Number of common names: 717
Total number of names: 6,810
Abstract: The Plecoptera Species File website includes valid names, their synonyms, bibliographic data, specimen data, images, sounds, and distributions for stoneflies of the world. A key to all 16 families is provided, but currently is not illustrated. Authors of research involving stoneflies are encouraged to provide pdfs or full references of their papers to the authors. We also accept images and sounds, attribution and metadata included, for posting on the website.
Organization: Illinois Natural History Survey; Champaign IL; USA; Max Planck Institute; Germany
Website: http://plecoptera.speciesfile.org
Bibliographic citation: DeWalt R.E.; Maehr M.D.; Neu-Becker U. & Stueber G. (2020). SF Plecoptera: Plecoptera Species File (version 5.0, Jun 2018). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2020-02-24 (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.). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.