Full name: World List of Bryozoa UPDATED!
Short name: WoRMS Bryozoa
Version: 2014-03-01
Release date: 2014-03-01
Authors/editors: Bock P., Gordon D.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Bryozoa
English name of the group: Bryozoans, moss animals
Number of species: 5,656
Number of infraspecific taxa: 186
Number of synonyms: 284
Number of common names: 126
Total number of names: 6,252
Abstract: This first ever world database of extant marine bryozoan species is the result of long term accumulation of taxonomic information from the literature. It is the most recent and up-to-date census of the taxon available. Data have been contributed to the Catalogue of Life via the World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS), hosted by the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ).
Organization: Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Australia; National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research, Wellington, New Zealand
Website: http://www.marinespecies.org