Full name: FLOW: Fulgoromorpha Lists On the WEB
Short name: FLOW
Version: 8, Sep 2009
Release date: 2009-09-28
Authors/editors: Bourgoin T.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Insecta - Hemiptera - superfamily Fulgoroidea
English name of the group: Planthoppers
Number of species: 10,672
Number of infraspecific taxa: 210
Number of synonyms: 6,172
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 17,054
Abstract: FLOW is an on-line database that aims to provide an easy-access synthesis of available biological published primary data on planthopper species (Hemiptera, Fulgoromorpha), a group of major economic importance. It includes information on taxonomy, nomenclature, type depository, bibliography, distribution and various associated biological information as host-plants, parasites of planthoppers of the world including fossils. Ultimately it will include also photos of types, biotopes, sound recording and molecular data.
Organization: Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France
Website: http://flow.snv.jussieu.fr/