Full name: Cercopoidea Organised On Line
Short name: COOL
Version: 4, Sep-2009
Release date: 2009-09-28
Authors/editors: A. Soulier-Perkins
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Insecta - Hemiptera - superfamily Cercopoidea
English name of the group: Froghoppers
Number of species: 2,364
Number of infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 1,803
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 4,167
Abstract: COOL is a taxonomic database on the Cercopoidea (froghoppers, or spittlebugs). Its purpose is to gather and organise available knowledge on the froghoppers and to provide easy access to the information to any interested person. At the moment it is based upon the Metcalf Catalogue (1960-1962) for the families Cercopidae, Machaerotidae, Clastopteridae and Aphrophoridae. The information on Epipygidae have been taken from the publication of Hamilton (2001).
Organization: Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France
Website: http://rameau.snv.jussieu.fr/cool/