Amphipoda Logo
About | Search taxa | Taxon tree | Distribution | Specimens | Literature | Images | Stats | Newsletter | ID keys | Talitraits | Log in

Amphipoda source details

Bousfield, E. L. (1971). Amphipoda of the Bismarck Archipelago and adjacent Indo-Pacific islands (Crustacea). Steenstrupia. 1, 255–293.
230780
Bousfield, E. L.
1971
Amphipoda of the Bismarck Archipelago and adjacent Indo-Pacific islands (Crustacea)
Steenstrupia
1, 255–293
Publication
Ant'Phipoda Literature database
Available for editors  PDF available [request]
Nineteen species of gammaridean amphipod crustaceans are treated. Twelve species were obtained from terrestrial, fresh-water and brackish habitats of the Bismarck Archipelago. Of these, Melita latimeus sp.n., Parorchestia macrochela sp.n., P. similis sp.n., Brevitalitrus gen.n., B. dyaulanus sP.n. and B. wolffi sp.n. are described; Orchestia anomala Chevreux, Quadrivisio bengalensis Stebbing and Gandidierella bispinosa Schellenberg are redescribed, and further taxonomic notes are provided on Melita seticornis Bousfield, Parhyale hawaiensis Dana, Parorchestia pectenispina Bousfield and Cymadusa filosa Savigny. Examination of earlier material from adjacent Indo-Pacific Islands has revealed three additional new species, Orchestia samoana sp.n., Orchestia anoquesana sp.n., and Brevitalitus stephenseni sp.n., and resulted in the redescription of Orchestia floresiana Weber, 0. monospina Stephensen, stat. nov., Brevitalitrus hortulanus (Calman), and further descriptive notes on Orchestia vitilevana Barnard, stat. nov. Keys to the Orchestia floresiana group and the species of Brevitalitrus are presented.
Brackish water
Freshwater
Terrestrial
RIS (EndNote, Reference Manager, ProCite, RefWorks)
BibTex (BibDesk, LaTeX)
Date
action
by
2016-04-28 11:25:48Z
created
2018-08-02 10:44:56Z
changed

Holotype C ZMUC-CRU-7999, verbatimGeounit Type locality. Malel..., identified as Floresorchestia samoana (Bousfield, 1971)






Website and databases developed and hosted by VLIZ · Page generated 2019-06-24 GMT · contact: