Full name: Phasmida Species File
Short name: PSF
Version: 3.4, Nov 2008
Release date: 2008-11-01
Authors/editors: P. Brock
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Insecta - Phasmida
English name of the group: Stick and leaf insects
Number of species: 2,946
Number of infraspecific taxa: 99
Number of synonyms: 3,459
Number of common names: 348
Total number of names: 6,852
Abstract: This database was inputted by David Eades and his team (Illinois Natural History Survey) from Daniel Otte and Paul Brock’s 2005 book Phasmida Species File. Catalog of stick and leaf insects of the world. It contains full synonymic and taxonomic information, numerous citations to references and images and is being continually updated by the author (Paul Brock) and his small team of helpers, making it user friendly to taxonomists and rearers.
Organization: The Natural History Museum, London, UK
Website: http://phasmida.speciesfile.org