Full name: World Cumacea database UPDATED!
Short name: WoRMS Cumacea
Version: 2014-03-01
Release date: 2014-03-01
Authors/editors: Watling L., Gerken S.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Malacostraca - Cumacea
English name of the group: Cumaceans or hooded shrimps
Number of species: 1,531
Number of infraspecific taxa: 15
Number of synonyms: 55
Number of common names: 1
Total number of names: 1,602
Abstract: Cumaceans are small crustaceans, generally 1-10mm in size, which occur from tidal to abyssal depths in marine (and brackish) waters throughout the world. Data contributed to the Catalogue of Life via World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS), hosted by the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ).
Organization: Darling Marine Center, University of Maine, Walpole ME, USA; University of Alaska, Anchorage; Department of Biological Sciences, Anchorage, Alaska, USA
Website: http://www.marinespecies.org/cumacea