WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBodotriidae T. Scott, 1901

110378  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:110378)

marine, terrestrial
Gerken, S.; Watling, L. (2016). Bodotriidae. In: Watling, L.; Gerken, S. (2018). World Cumacea Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=110378 on 2018-01-18

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2016-02-06 00:54:16Z

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basis of record Watling, L. (2001). Cumacea, 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. 308-310 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Martin, J.W., & Davis, G.E. (2001). An updated classification of the recent Crustacea. Science Series, 39. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. Los Angeles, CA (USA). 124 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Zimmer, C. (1933). Cumacea. The fauna of the North Sea and Baltic, 23(10.g4). Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft: Leipzig, Germany. 70-120 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology 
  • No free telson.

  • Uropod inner ramus one or two-articulate.

  • Male pleopods, 5 pairs, occasionally 3, 2, or 0 pairs, with process on the outer edge of the inner ramus.

  • Pleural folds nearly always present on the abdomen of the male.

  • Number of free thoracic somites frequently reduced.

  • Exopods on maxillipeds and at least pereopod 1, but may occur on pereopods in the following combinations: in the male, 4 or 1, occasionally 2 or 3 fully developed pairs, 1 + 2 rudimentary, 2 + 2 rudimentary, or 3 + 1 rudimentary; in the female, 3 or 1, occasionally 2 fully developed pairs, 3 + 1 rudimentary, 2 + 2 rudimentary, 2 + 1 rudimentary, or 1 + 2 rudimentary.

  • Mandible naviculoid, with large section dorsal to molar.

  • Branchial apparatus without gill plates or supports.
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Feeding Type
deposit feeder: surface [details]
interface feeder [details]
suspension feeder: facultative [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorナギサクーマ  [details]