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Melphidippa willemiana d'Udekem d'Acoz, 2006

389911  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:389911)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
d'Udekem d'Acoz, C. (2006). On a new Melphidippa species from Svalbard (Amphipoda, Melphidippidae). <em>Crustaceana.</em> 79(4): 489-499. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Type locality contained in Svalbard  
type locality contained in Svalbard [details]
Note Holotype female, TMU TSZCr 14593. Paratypes:...  
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Type material Holotype female, TMU TSZCr 14593. Paratypes: 40 specimens including some ovigerous females (the male “specimen 1” has been mounted on 16 glycerine slides sealed with nail polish), TMU TSZCr 13188; about 35 specimens including some ovigerous females, ZMUO F23947.  [details]
Depth range Continenetal shelf (30 to 200 m), 48 - 217 m.  
Depth range Continenetal shelf (30 to 200 m), 48 - 217 m. [details]
Horton, T.; Lowry, J.; De Broyer, C.; Bellan-Santini, D.; Coleman, C. O.; Corbari, L.; Costello, M. J.; Daneliya, M.; Dauvin, J-C.; Fišer, C.; Gasca, R.; Grabowski, M.; Guerra-García, J. M.; Hendrycks, E.; Hughes, L.; Jaume, D.; Jazdzewski, K.; Kim, Y.-H.; King, R.; Krapp-Schickel, T.; LeCroy, S.; Lörz, A.-N.; Mamos, T.; Senna, A. R.; Serejo, C.; Sket, B.; Souza-Filho, J. F.; Tandberg, A.H.; Thomas, J.; Thurston, M.; Vader, W.; Väinölä, R.; Vonk, R.; White, K.; Zeidler, W. (2018). World Amphipoda Database. Melphidippa willemiana d'Udekem d'Acoz, 2006. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/amphipoda./aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=389911 on 2019-09-22
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original description d'Udekem d'Acoz, C. (2006). On a new Melphidippa species from Svalbard (Amphipoda, Melphidippidae). <em>Crustaceana.</em> 79(4): 489-499. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Bouchet, P.; Fontaine, B. (2009). List of new marine species described between 2002-2006. Census of Marine Life. [details]   

identification resource d'Udekem d'Acoz, C. (2006). On a new Melphidippa species from Svalbard (Amphipoda, Melphidippidae). <em>Crustaceana.</em> 79(4): 489-499. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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Depth range Continenetal shelf (30 to 200 m), 48 - 217 m. [details]

Habitat Marine, Temperature = -1.56°C, Salinity = 34.6 ppt. [details]

Remark According to d’Udekem d’Acoz (2006) species of Melphidippa “stand on their back, resting on their fifth to seventh pereiopods which are then oriented backwards (Enequist, 1949; De Broyer et al., 2001). In this position they collect drifting detritus particles with their antennae and their third to fourth pereiopods (Enequist, 1949)”. [details]

Type material Holotype female, TMU TSZCr 14593. Paratypes: 40 specimens including some ovigerous females (the male “specimen 1” has been mounted on 16 glycerine slides sealed with nail polish), TMU TSZCr 13188; about 35 specimens including some ovigerous females, ZMUO F23947.  [details]
 

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