Full name: CCW: Catalogue of Craneflies of the World
Short name: CCW
Version: Mar 2008
Release date: 2008-03-15
Authors/editors: Oosterbroek P.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Insecta - Diptera - Tipuloidea
English name of the group: Craneflies
Number of species: 14,834
Number of infraspecific taxa: 997
Number of synonyms: 1,451
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 17,282
Abstract: The Catalogue of the Craneflies of the World (CCW) covers all genera, subgenera, species, subspecies, and synonyms of the World Tipuloidea (Insecta – Diptera – Nematocera – families Pediciidae, Limoniidae, Cylindrotomidae, Tipulidae), in total 17,307 taxa. It also includes up to date information on the distribution of the species and subspecies, specified by countries and, for the larger countries, states, provinces, islands.
Organization: Entomology Section, Zoological Museum, University of Amsterdam / ETI BioInformatics, The Netherlands
Website: http://ip30.eti.uva.nl/ccw/