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 different kingdoms
English name of the group: Wide range of taxa in all kingdoms
Number of species: 48,532
Number of infraspecific taxa: 5,998
Number of synonyms: 7,506
Number of common names: 3,687
Total number of names: 65,723
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)