WoRMS taxon details

Ceratocumatidae Calman, 1905

110379  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:110379)

accepted
Family
marine, terrestrial
Not documented
Watling, L.; Gerken, S. (2018). World Cumacea Database. Ceratocumatidae Calman, 1905. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=110379 on 2018-11-13
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2005-05-02 07:36:34Z
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basis of record Watling, L. (2001). Cumacea, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 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. <em>Science Series, 39. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. Los Angeles, CA (USA).</em> 124 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Morphology 
  • Telson present, small.

  • Uropod inner ramus uniarticulate.

  • Male pleopods 5, 4, or 3 pairs, with external process on inner ramus.

  • Number free thoracic somites never reduced.

  • Exopods on maxillipeds and the following combinations of pereopods: in the male, 1-4, rarely 1-3 or 1-2; in the female, 1,or 1-3, with some females showing 1 + 3 rudimentary early in development.
  • Mandible with large section dorsal to molar.

  • Branchial apparatus without gill plate or supports.
  •  [details]