Database Details : A World Catalogue of Centipedes (Chilopoda) for the web

Full name: A World Catalogue of Centipedes (Chilopoda) for the web
Short name: ChiloBase
Version: 1.01, May 2006
Release date: 2006-10-10
Authors/editors: Minelli A. (ed).
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Chilopoda
English name of the group: Centipedes
Number of living species 3,146
Number of living infraspecific taxa 322
Number of extinct species: 0
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 1,596
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 5,064
Abstract: ChiloBase is a taxonomic database of all known extant centipedes (Chilopoda) of the world including a modern taxonomic system. It provides information on all taxa within the group, including synonymy. In addition to the data available through the Catalogue of Life, the original database also includes original descriptions, type localities and type species. It was compiled by an international team of expert taxonomists with support from GBIF.
Organization: Department of Biology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
Bibliographic citation: Minelli A. (ed). (2018). ChiloBase: A World Catalogue of Centipedes (Chilopoda) for the web (version 1.01, May 2006). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2018 Annual Checklist (Roskov Y., Abucay L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P.M., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., De Wever A., Nieukerken E. van, Zarucchi J., Penev L., eds.). Digital resource at Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-884X.