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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatorchestia platensis (Krøyer, 1845) 
AphiaID: 103217

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacostraca (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumalacostraca (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeracarida (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphipoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSenticaudata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalitrida (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalitridira (Parvorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalitroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalitridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatorchestia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatorchestia Bousfield, 1982
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrchestia incisimana
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrchestia platensis Krøyer, 1845 (Synonym)
Sources  basis of record Bellan-Santini, D.; Costello, M.J. (2001). Amphipoda, 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. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 295-308 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbeach flea [from synonym]  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatorchestia platensis f. monodi Mateus, Mateus & Afonso, 1986 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatorchestia monodi Stock, 1996
Environment marine
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Uruguay [details]
From editor or global species database
Black Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlack Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBermudian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Denmark
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorDenmark (introduced: alien[details]
Southern Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSubantarctic Waters [details]
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEstonian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Baltic Sea [details]
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea (introduced: alien[details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLesser Antilles [details]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype ZMUC CRU 8221 [details]

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (198 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (6 nucleotides; 4 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Amphipod Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Denmark (Nation) : Shipping [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley), lower St. Lawrence estuary, Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway), western slope of Newfoundland, including the southern part of the Strait of Belle Isle but excluding the upper 50m in the area southwest of Newfoundland; southwestern slope of NL [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat supralittoral and intertidal [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:103217
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan-Santini, Denise
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  checked  Costello, Mark
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Platorchestia platensis (Krøyer, 1845). In: Horton, T.; Lowry, J. & De Broyer, C. (2013 onwards) World Amphipoda Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=103217 on 2014-09-18
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