WoRMS taxon details

Podocerus chelonophilus (Chevreux & Guerne, 1888)

103052  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:103052)

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Type locality contained in Algerian Exclusive Economic Zone  
type locality contained in Algerian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Depth range Littoral (0 to 30 m).  
Depth range Littoral (0 to 30 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.D.; Thurston, M.; Vader, W.; Väinölä, R.; Vonk, R.; White, K.; Zeidler, W. (2019). World Amphipoda Database. Podocerus chelonophilus (Chevreux & Guerne, 1888). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=103052 on 2019-06-26
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z

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original description  (of Podocerus umigame Yamato, 1992) Yamato S. (1992). A New Species of Podocerus (Amphipoda: Podoceridae) from the Carapace of a Loggerhead Sea Turtle in Japan. Publications of the Seto Marine Biological Laboratory, 35, 4/5, pp. 281-288;3 figs. [details]   

basis of record Bellan-Santini, D.; Costello, M.J. (2001). Amphipoda. <em>in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification.</em> Collection Patrimoines Naturels 50: pp. 295-308. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source LeCroy, S. E.; Gasca, R.; Winfield, I.; Ortiz, M.; Escobar-Briones, E. (2009). Amphipoda (Crustacea) of the Gulf of Mexico. <em>In: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College.</em> Pp. 941–972. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From editor or global species database
Depth range Littoral (0 to 30 m). [details]

Habitat Epibiontic on the loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta (Linnaeus, 1758)) and the hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata (Linnaeus, 1766)). [details]

Synonymy Platophium cheloniae Stebbing, 1888; Platophium chelonophilum. –Chevreux, 1900; Podocerus cheloniae. –Stebbing, 1906; ? Podocerus umigame Yamato, 1992 [details]

Japanese ウミガメドロノミ [from synonym]  [details]