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 antarctica Hodgson, 1910
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 leptonica Bruce, 1988
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 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 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 antillensis Schioedte & Meinert, 1879 accepted as Aegapheles antillensis (Schioedte & Meinert, 1879)
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 concharum Stimpson, 1853 accepted as Politolana concharum (Stimpson, 1853) (basionym)
Species Aega crozetensis Kussakin & Vasina, 1982 accepted as Aegiochus crozetensis (Kussakin & Vasina, 1982) (basionym)
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 giganteocula Nunomura, 1988 accepted as Aegiochus vigilans (Haswell, 1881)
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 koltuni Kussakin, 1967 accepted as Aegiochus antarctica (Hodgson, 1910)
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 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 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 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 stroemii Lutken, 1859 accepted as Aega bicarinata Leach, 1818
Species Aega ventrosa M. Sars, 1859 accepted as Aegiochus ventrosa (M. Sars, 1859)
marine
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://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=118394 on 2018-05-26
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2007-11-28 15:20:16Z
checked
2008-02-19 22:46:23Z
changed

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basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Isopoda - excluding Epicaridea, 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. 315-321 (look up in IMIS[details]   

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

additional source Schotte, M., B. F. Kensley, and S. Shilling. (1995-2017). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA [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. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. 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, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2010). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 2. Kingdom Animalia: Chaetognatha, Ecdysozoa, Ichnofossils. 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]   

basis of record  (ofAegacylla Dana, 1852) Schotte, M., B. F. Kensley, and S. Shilling. (1995-2017). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA [website archived on 2018-01-25]. [details]   

basis of record  (ofPterelas Guérin-Méneville, 1836) Schotte, M., B. F. Kensley, and S. Shilling. (1995-2017). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA [website archived on 2018-01-25]. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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

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



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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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