Literature about the WSC

Miller, J. A., Agosti, D., Penev, L., Sautter, G., Georgiev, T., Catapano, T., Patterson, D., King, D., Pereira, S., Vos, R. A. & Sierra, S. (2015) Integrating and visualizing primary data from prospective and legacy taxonomic literature. Biodiversity Data Journal 3 (e5063): 1-33. doi: 10.3897/BDJ.3.e5063 PDF
Nentwig, W., Gloor, D. & Kropf, C. (2015) Taxonomic database: Spider taxonomists catch data on web. Nature 528: 479. doi: 10.1038/528479a PDF

Awards

The International Society of Arachnology gave the Pierre Bonnet Award to Wolfgang Nentwig and Christian Kropf, to honour the work of the whole WSC team “for their tireless work in developing and maintaining the online World Spider Catalog” at the International Congress of Arachnology, 2019 in Christchurch, New Zealand.