WoRMS taxon details

Ameiridae Boeck, 1865

115135  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:115135)

Genus Abnitocrella Karanovic, 2006
Genus Abscondicola Fiers, 1990
Genus Ameira Boeck, 1865
Genus Ameiropsis Sars G.O., 1907
Genus Ameiropsyllus Huys, 2009
Genus Antillesia Humes, 1958
Genus Biameiropsis Karanovic, 2006
Genus Cancrincola Wilson C.B., 1913
Genus Filexilia Conroy-Dalton & Huys, 1997
Genus Glabrameira Conroy-Dalton & Huys, 1997
Genus Haifameira Por, 1964
Genus Leptameira Huys, 2009
Genus Leptomesochra Sars G.O., 1911
Genus Limameira Soyer, 1975
Genus Neocancrincola Mane-Garzon & Sobota, 1974
Genus Nitokra Boeck, 1865
Genus Parapseudoleptomesochra Lang, 1965
Genus Parevansula Guille & Soyer, 1966
Genus Proameira Lang, 1944
Genus Psammameira Noodt, 1952
Genus Pseudameira Sars G.O., 1911
Genus Pseudoameiropsis Pallares, 1982
Genus Pseudoleptomesochrella Lang, 1965
Genus Psyllocamptus Scott T., 1899
Genus Sarsameira Wilson C.B., 1924
Genus Sicameira Klie, 1950
Genus Stenocopia Sars G.O., 1907
Subfamily Stenocopiinae Lang, 1944

Genus Ameiropsyllus Bodin, 1979 (nomen nudum)

Genus Psammonitocrella Rouch, 1992 represented as Psammonitocrella Huys, 2009

Genus Anoplosoma Sars G.O., 1911 accepted as Anoplosomella Strand, 1929
Genus Interleptomesochra Lang, 1965 accepted as Leptomesochra Sars G.O., 1911 (junior subjective synonym)
Genus Leptameira Lang, 1936 accepted as Leptameira Huys, 2009
Genus Mesochrella Kunz, 1951 accepted as Psyllocamptus Scott T., 1899 (synonym)
Genus Nitocrameira Liddell, 1912 accepted as Nitokra Boeck, 1865 (synonym)
Genus Parameira Sars G.O., 1907 accepted as Sarsameira Wilson C.B., 1924 (synonym)
Genus Philoleptomesochra Wells, 1967 accepted as Parevansula Guille & Soyer, 1966 (synonym)
Genus Pseudosarsameira Lang, 1944 accepted as Sarsameira Wilson C.B., 1924 (synonym)
Genus Transfuga Schmankevitsch, 1875 accepted as Nitokra Boeck, 1865 (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Walter, T.C.; Boxshall, G. (2021). World of Copepods Database. Ameiridae Boeck, 1865. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=115135 on 2021-12-05
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original description  (of Cancrincolidae Fiers, 1990) Fiers, F. (1990). Abscondicola humesi n. gen, n. sp. from the gill chambers of land crabs and the definition of the Cancrincolidae n. fam. (Copepoda, Harpacticoida). Bulletin de l'Institut Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique, Biologie 60:69-103, figs. 1-18. (15.xii.1990) [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Huys, R. (2001). Copepoda - Harpacticoida. <em>In: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds.) 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.</em> 50:268-280. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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] 

additional source Bodin, P. (1997). Catalogue of the new marine Harpacticoid Copepods. <em>Studiedocumenten van het K.B.I.N. = Documents de Travail de l'I.R.Sc.N.B., 89. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium.</em> 89: 1-304. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Huys, R. (2016). Harpacticoid copepods—their symbiotic associations and biogenic substrata: a review. <em>. In Huys, R. (Ed.), Recent Developments in Taxonomy and Biodiversity of Symbiotic Copepoda (Crustacea) – A Volume in Celebration of the Career of Prof. Il-Hoi Kim. Zootaxa.</em> 4174:448-729. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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