Full name: The World Spider Catalog UPDATED!
Short name: SpidCat via ITIS
Version: 11.0, July 2010
Release date: 2012-04-27
Authors/editors: Platnick N.I. & Raven R.J.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Arachnida - Araneae
English name of the group: Spiders
Number of species: 35,787
Number of infraspecific taxa: 1,089
Number of synonyms: 214
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 37,090
Abstract: A successor to 14 published volumes by Bonnet, Roewer, Brignoli, and Platnick, the World Spider Catalog aims to provide listings of all currently valid species, genera, and families of spiders, all their synonyms, and all significant taxonomic references to each species, from Linnaeus to date. The version available on the web is updated semiannually; the database version is updated as funding opportunities allow.
Organization: American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA; Queensland Museum, Brisbane, Australia
Website: http://research.amnh.org/entomology/spiders/catalog/