Database Details : Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera

Full name: Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera NEW!
Short name: IRMNG
Version: Mar 2018
Release date: 2018-03-20
Authors/editors: Rees T.
Taxonomic coverage: Chromista - Acavomonidia, Bigyra (pro parte), Cercozoa (pro parte), Cryptista, Haptophyta, Heliozoa, Miozoa (pro parte), Ochrophyta (pro parte), Picozoa
Protozoa - Amoebozoa (pro parte), Calcitarcha, Choanozoa (pro parte), Euglenozoa, Loukozoa, Metamonada, Microsporidia (pro parte), Percolozoa (pro parte), Sulcozoa
Plantae - Charophyta, Chlorophyta, Glaucophyta, Rhodophyta
English name of the group: All genera
Number of living species 0
Number of living infraspecific taxa 0
Number of extinct species: 0
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 0
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 0
Abstract: The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera (IRMNG) is a project of OBIS Australia designed to assist in the provision of marine species data to OBIS, by permitting the discrimination of marine from nonmarine (and extant from fossil) species records on the basis of the genus name portion of their scientific name (normally, genus + species, or genus + species + infraspecies if applicable). The aim of the project is to (a) assemble as complete a list as possible of the estimated 150,000 extant and 50,000 fossil generic names in current use, plus their possible further 250,000-300,000 synonyms, and (b) flag as many of these as is possible with their marine/nonmarine, and extant/fossil, status. Relevant species lists are also being attached to the "correct" instances of genus names as available.
Organization: Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ), Oostende, Belgium
Bibliographic citation: Rees T. (2018). IRMNG: Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera (version Mar 2018). 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.