WoRMS taxon details

Aega Leach, 1815

118394  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:118394)

accepted
Genus
Aega psora (Linnaeus, 1758) (type by subsequent designation)
Species Aega acuminata Hansen, 1897
Species Aega acuticauda Richardson, 1910
Species Aega affinis Milne Edwards, 1840
Species Aega angustata Whitelegge, 1901
Species Aega antennata Richardson, 1910
Species Aega approximata Richardson, 1910
Species Aega bicarinata Leach, 1818
Species Aega chelipous Barnard, 1960
Species Aega concinna Hale, 1940
Species Aega crenulata Lutken, 1859
Species Aega dofleini Thielemann, 1910
Species Aega ecarinata Richardson, 1898
Species Aega falcata Kensley & Chan, 2001
Species Aega falklandica Kussakin, 1967
Species Aega hirsuta Schiödte & Meinert, 1879
Species Aega komai Bruce, 1996
Species Aega lecontii (Dana, 1853)
Species Aega magnifica (Dana, 1853)
Species Aega maxima Hansen, 1897
Species Aega megalops Norman & Stebbing, 1886
Species Aega microphthalma Dana, 1853
Species Aega monophthalma Johnston, 1834
Species Aega nanhaiensis H. Yu, 2007
Species Aega platyantennata Nunomura, 1993
Species Aega psora (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Aega punctulata Miers, 1881
Species Aega semicarinata Miers, 1875
Species Aega serripes H. Milne Edwards, 1840
Species Aega sheni H. Yu & Bruce, 2006
Species Aega stevelowei Bruce, 2009
Species Aega tridens Leach, 1815
Species Aega truncata Richardson, 1910
Species Aega urotoma Barnard, 1914
Species Aega webbii (Guérin-Méneville, 1836)
Species Aega whanui Bruce, 2009

Species Aega efferata Dana, 1853 (nomen dubium)
Species Aega novizealandiae Dana, 1853 (nomen dubium)
Species Aega rosacea (Risso, 1816) (nomen dubium)

Species Aega hirta White, 1847 (nomen nudum)

Subgenus Aega (Rhamphion) Brusca, 1983 accepted as Aegiochus Bovallius, 1885
Species Aega alazon Bruce, 2004 accepted as Aegapheles alazon (Bruce, 2004)
Species Aega antarctica Hodgson, 1910 accepted as Aegiochus antarctica (Hodgson, 1910)
Species Aega antillensis Schioedte & Meinert, 1879 accepted as Aegapheles antillensis (Schioedte & Meinert, 1879)
Species Aega arctica Lütken, 1859 accepted as Aegiochus arctica (Lütken, 1859)
Species Aega australis Richardson, 1906 accepted as Aegiochus antarctica (Hodgson, 1910) (junior homonym of Aega australis Whitelegge, 1901)
Species Aega australis Whitelegge, 1901 accepted as Aegiochus australis (Whitelegge, 1901)
Species Aega banda Bruce, 2004 accepted as Aegapheles banda (Bruce, 2004)
Species Aega basalis Heller, 1868 accepted as Corallana basalis (Heller, 1868) (basionym)
Species Aega belliceps Stimpson, 1864 accepted as Rocinela belliceps (Stimpson, 1864) (basionym)
Species Aega bicavata Nordenstam, 1930 accepted as Aega semicarinata Miers, 1875
Species Aega birubi Bruce, 2004 accepted as Aegapheles birubi (Bruce, 2004)
Species Aega concharum Stimpson, 1853 accepted as Politolana concharum (Stimpson, 1853) (basionym)
Species Aega coroo Bruce, 1983 accepted as Aegiochus coroo (Bruce, 1983)
Species Aega crozetensis Kussakin & Vasina, 1982 accepted as Aegiochus crozetensis (Kussakin & Vasina, 1982) (basionym)
Species Aega cyclops Haswell, 1882 accepted as Aegiochus cyclops (Haswell, 1882)
Species Aega dentata Schioedte & Meinert, 1879 accepted as Aegiochus dentata (Schioedte & Meinert, 1879)
Species Aega dollfusi Monod, 1933 accepted as Aegiochus dollfusi (Monod, 1933)
Species Aega dubia Richardson, 1910 accepted as Aegiochus vigilans (Haswell, 1881)
Species Aega edwardsi Dollfus, 1891 accepted as Aega punctulata Miers, 1881
Species Aega emarginata Leach, 1818 accepted as Aega psora (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Aega excisa Richardson, 1910 accepted as Aegapheles excisa (Richardson, 1910)
Species Aega fracta Hale, 1940 accepted as Epulaega fracta (Hale, 1940)
Species Aega giganteocula Nunomura, 1988 accepted as Aegiochus vigilans (Haswell, 1881)
Species Aega glacialis Tattersall, 1920 accepted as Aegiochus glacialis (Tattersall, 1920)
Species Aega gracilipes Hansen, 1895 accepted as Aegiochus gracilipes (Hansen, 1895)
Species Aega hamiota Bruce, 2004 accepted as Aegapheles hamiota (Bruce, 2004)
Species Aega harfordi Lockington, 1877 accepted as Cirolana harfordi (Lockington, 1877) (basionym)
Species Aega incisa Schioedte & Meinert, 1879 accepted as Aegiochus incisa (Schioedte & Meinert, 1879)
Species Aega japonica Bruce, 2004 accepted as Aegapheles japonica (Bruce, 2004)
Species Aega kixalles Bruce, 2004 accepted as Aegapheles kixalles (Bruce, 2004)
Species Aega koltuni Kussakin, 1967 accepted as Aegiochus antarctica (Hodgson, 1910)
Species Aega kwazulu Bruce, 2004 accepted as Aegapheles kwazulu (Bruce, 2004)
Species Aega leptonica Bruce, 1988 accepted as Aegiochus leptonica (Bruce, 1988)
Species Aega lethrina Bruce, 1983 accepted as Epulaega lethrina (Bruce, 1983)
Species Aega longicornis Hansen, 1897 accepted as Aegiochus longicornis (Hansen, 1897)
Species Aega loveni Bovallius, 1886 accepted as Aegiochus ventrosa (M. Sars, 1859)
Species Aega macronema Bleeker, 1857 accepted as Argathona macronema (Bleeker, 1857) (basionym)
Species Aega monilis Barnard, 1914 accepted as Epulaega monilis (Barnard, 1914)
Species Aega musorstom Bruce, 2004 accepted as Aegapheles musorstom (Bruce, 2004)
Species Aega nodosa Schioedte & Meinert, 1879 accepted as Epulaega nodosa (Schioedte & Meinert, 1879)
Species Aega nordenskjoldii Bovallius, 1885 accepted as Aegiochus ventrosa (M. Sars, 1859)
Species Aega ommataphylax Stebbing, 1905 accepted as Aegiochus vigilans (Haswell, 1881)
Species Aega ornata Richardson, 1911 accepted as Tridentella ornata (Richardson, 1911) (basionym)
Species Aega perulis Menzies & George, 1972 accepted as Aegiochus perulis (Menzies & George, 1972)
Species Aega plebeia Hansen, 1897 accepted as Aegiochus plebeia (Hansen, 1897)
Species Aega polita Stimpson, 1853 accepted as Politolana polita (Stimpson, 1853) (basionym)
Species Aega pushkini Kussakin & Vasina, 1982 accepted as Aegiochus pushkini (Kussakin & Vasina, 1982)
Species Aega quadratasinus Richardson, 1903 accepted as Aegiochus quadratasinus (Richardson, 1903)
Species Aega rickbruscai Bruce, 2004 accepted as Aegapheles rickbruscai (Bruce, 2004)
Species Aega sarsae Brandt & Andres, 2008 accepted as Aegiochus sarsae (Brandt & Andres, 2008) (basionym)
Species Aega schioedteana Bovallius, 1885 accepted as Aegapheles deshaysiana (H. Milne Edwards, 1840)
Species Aega spongiophila Semper, 1867 accepted as Aegiochus spongiophila (Semper, 1867)
Species Aega stroemii Lutken, 1859 accepted as Aega bicarinata Leach, 1818
Species Aega symmetrica Richardson, 1905 accepted as Aegiochus symmetrica (Richardson, 1905) (Basionym)
Species Aega synopthalma Richardson, 1909 accepted as Aegiochus synopthalma (Richardson, 1909)
Species Aega tenuipes Schioedte & Meinert, 1879 accepted as Aegiochus tenuipes (Schioedte & Meinert, 1879)
Species Aega trulla Bruce, 2004 accepted as Aegapheles trulla (Bruce, 2004)
Species Aega tumida Nunomura, 1988 accepted as Aegiochus tumida (Nunomura, 1988)
Species Aega umpara Bruce, 2004 accepted as Aegapheles umpara (Bruce, 2004)
Species Aega uschakovi Kussakin, 1967 accepted as Aegiochus uschakovi (Kussakin, 1967)
Species Aega ventrosa M. Sars, 1859 accepted as Aegiochus ventrosa (M. Sars, 1859)
Species Aega warna Bruce, 2004 accepted as Aegapheles warna (Bruce, 2004)
Species Aega weberi Nierstrasz, 1931 accepted as Aegiochus weberi (Nierstrasz, 1931)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Boyko, C.B.; Bruce, N.L.; Hadfield, K.A.; Merrin, K.L.; Ota, Y.; Poore, G.C.B.; Taiti, S.; Schotte, M.; Wilson, G.D.F. (Eds) (2008 onwards). World Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Isopod Crustaceans database. Aega Leach, 1815. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=118394 on 2019-10-21
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2007-11-28 15:20:16Z
checked
2008-02-19 22:46:23Z
changed
2019-05-21 08:22:23Z
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basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Isopoda - excluding Epicaridea, <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. 315-321 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source NODC. (1997). NODC Taxonomic codes.  [details]   

additional source Schotte, M.; Kensley, B. F.; Shilling, S. (1995 onwards). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA - no longer online. [website archived on 2018-01-25]. [details]   

additional source Howson, C.M.; Picton, B.E. (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. <em>Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8.</em> vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Webber, W.R.; Fenwick, G.D.; Bradford-Grieve, J.M.; Eagar S.G.; Buckeridge, J.S.; Poore, G.C.B.; Dawson, E.W.; Watling, L.; Jones, J.B.; Wells, J.B.J.; Bruce, N.L.; Ahyong, S.T.; Larsen, K.; Chapman, M.A.; Olesen, J.; Ho, J.; Green, J.D.; Shiel, R.J.; Rocha, C.E.F.; Lörz, A.; Bird, G.J.; Charleston, W.A. (2010). Phylum Arthropoda Subphylum Crustacea: shrimps, crabs, lobsters, barnacles, slaters, and kin. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2010). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 2. Kingdom Animalia: Chaetognatha, Ecdysozoa, Ichnofossils.</em> pp. 98-232. [details]   

redescription Bruce, N.L. (2009) The marine fauna of New Zealand: Isopoda, Aegidae (Crustacea). NIWA Biodiversity Memoir 122: 1-252 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Diet Micropredator of fishes. [details]

From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 



LanguageName 
Japanese グソクムシ  [details]
Aega psora
 Aega psora
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Aega psora
 Aega psora
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Aega psora
 Aega psora
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