WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMenigrates obtusifrons (Boeck, 1861)

102620 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:102620)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnonyx obtusifrons Boeck, 1861) Boeck, A. (1861). Bemaerkninger angaaende de ved de norske Kyster forekommende Amphipoder. Forhandl. Skand. Naturf. Ott. Mode i Kjopenhavn. 8: 631-677. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution lower St. Lawrence estuary; southern Gaspe...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution lower St. Lawrence estuary; southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley) [details]
Horton, T.; Bellan-Santini, D.; Costello, M. (2016). Menigrates obtusifrons (Boeck, 1861). In: Horton, T.; Lowry, J.; De Broyer, C.; Bellan-Santini, D.; Coleman, C. O.; Corbari, L.; 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. (2017). World Amphipoda Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=102620 on 2017-11-23

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnonyx obtusifrons Boeck, 1861) Boeck, A. (1861). Bemaerkninger angaaende de ved de norske Kyster forekommende Amphipoder. Forhandl. Skand. Naturf. Ott. Mode i Kjopenhavn. 8: 631-677. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMenigrates brachycercus (Lilljeborg, 1865)) LILLJEBORG W. 1865b. On the Lysianassa magellanica H. Milne Edwards, and on the Crustacea of the suborder Amphipoda and subfamily Lysianassina found on the coast of Sweden and Norway Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientarum Upsaliensis, (ser. 3) 6(1): 1-38. [details]   

additional source Lincoln, R.J. (1979). British marine Amphipoda: Gammaridea. British Museum (Natural History): London, UK. ISBN 0-565-00818-8. vi, 658 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnonyx obtusifrons Boeck, 1861) Lincoln, R.J. (1979). British marine Amphipoda: Gammaridea. British Museum (Natural History): London, UK. ISBN 0-565-00818-8. vi, 658 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnonyx obtusifrons Boeck, 1861) Lincoln, R.J. (1979). British marine Amphipoda: Gammaridea. British Museum (Natural History): London, UK. ISBN 0-565-00818-8. vi, 658 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution lower St. Lawrence estuary; southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
 

Feeding Type
omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]