The Catalogue of Life partnership thanks all who contributed to the content and production of this Annual Checklist. In particular, thanks go to Paul Klinkenberg, ETI BioInformatics for the cover design, to Sergey Jezniakowsky for database integrity checking; to Species 2000 Asia-Oceania, Species 2000 europa, the European Commission, GBIF, NIES, NBII and WorldFish Center and to all those associated with the database organisations who have contributed to this 2006 edition (EC Support for Research Infrastructures EVR1-CT-2002-20011).



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