Full name: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System
Short name: ITIS Regional
Version: Sep 2012
Release date: 2012-09-29
Authors/editors: Orrell T. (custodian)
Taxonomic coverage: Wide range of New World taxonomic checklists in all kingdoms
English name of the group: Wide range of taxa in all kingdoms
Number of species: 63,023
Number of infraspecific taxa: 9,295
Number of synonyms: 25,549
Number of common names: 20,339
Total number of names: 118,206
Abstract: ITIS supplies both global and New World groups to the Catalogue of Life – with emphasis on GSDs. ITIS develops taxonomic coverage of all biota of interest to North America and contains over 629,800 scientific and common names and has either a global or New World treatment of many groups.
Organization: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
Website: http://www.itis.gov
http://www.cbif.gc.ca/itis (Canada)
http://siit.conabio.gob.mx (Mexico)