Full name: Aphid Species File
Short name: ASF
Version: 1.0/3.4, Oct 2008
Release date: 2008-10-16
Authors/editors: C. Favret
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Insecta - Hemiptera - superfamilies Aphidoidea, Phylloxeroidea (infraorder Aphidomorpha)
English name of the group: Aphids and allied groups
Number of species: 4,713
Number of infraspecific taxa: 525
Number of synonyms: 1,372
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 6,610
Abstract: Aphid Species File contains taxonomic names of Aphidomorpha (aphids and allied groups) extinct and extant: 4,703 valid species, 9,613 names at all levels. Still under development, it will be a comprehensive bibliography of aphid taxonomy and include other features such as specimen data, images, and identification keys. ASF runs on Species File Software developed by David Eades.
Organization: AphidNet, LLC
Website: http://aphid.speciesfile.org