WoRMS taxon details

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCeratocumatidae Calman, 1905

110379

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:110379

accepted
Family
marine, terrestrial
WoRMS (2005). Ceratocumatidae Calman, 1905. In: Watling, L.; Gerken, S. (2017). World Cumacea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=110379 on 2017-11-18

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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, 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] 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology 
  • 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.
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