World Register of Marine Species

Checklist dataset published by WoRMS Editorial Board

  • 313,014

    Species
  • 690,707

    Taxa
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Summary

Full Title

World Register of Marine Species

Description

With WoRMS we aim to provide the most authoritative list of names of all marine species globally, ever published

Language of Metadata

ENGLISH

Language of Data

ENGLISH

Originator
WoRMS Editorial Board
Metadata author
Bart Vanhoorne
WoRMS Data Management Team (DMT) 8400 Ostend Belgium
Administrative contact
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)

doi:10.14284/170

Published by

WoRMS Editorial Board

Publication Date

Nov 1, 2016

Registration Date

Mar 7, 2011

Hosted by

Flanders Marine Institute

Served by

HTTP Installation

Networks

Links

Alternative Identifiers

  • DOI http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.1546…

External Data

Metadata Documents

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Geographic Coverage

World Oceans

Other Contacts

Custodian steward
Leen Vandepitte
Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee Belgium
Owner
WoRMS Steering Committee
Editor
Tammy Horton
University of Southampton; National Oceanography Centre, Southampton; Ocean Biogeochemistry and Ecosystems United Kingdom
Editor
Andreas Kroh
Natural History Museum Vienna Austria
Editor
Nicolas Bailly
Hellenic Centre for Marine Research Greece
Editor
Nicole Boury-Esnault
WoRMS Steering Committee
Editor
Simone Nunes Brandão
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte; Departamento de Geologia; Laboratorio de Geologia e Geofisica Marinha e Monitoramento Ambiental Brazil
Editor
Mark Costello
University of Auckland; Leigh Marine Laboratory New Zealand
Editor
Serge Gofas
University of Málaga; Faculty of Sciences; Departamento de Biología Animal Spain
Editor
Francisco Hernandez
Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee Belgium
Editor
Jan Mees
Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee Belgium
Editor
Gustav Paulay
University of Florida; Florida Museum of Natural History United States
Editor
Gary Poore
Museum Victoria, Melbourne Australia
Editor
Gary Rosenberg
Drexel University; Academy of Natural Sciences United States
Editor
Sabine Stöhr
Swedish Museum of Natural History; Department of Invertebrate Zoology Sweden

Taxonomic Coverage

Biota

SUPERDOMAIN
Biota