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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana Kussakin, 1979 
AphiaID: 118403

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacostraca (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumalacostraca (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeracarida (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsopoda (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCymothoida (Suborder) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCymothooidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirolanidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana japonica (Hansen, 1890)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirolanidae Dana, 1852
Sources  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]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana agaricicola Kensley, 1984
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana agujae Mueller, 1991
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana anatola Bruce, 1986
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana anocula (Kensley, 1984)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana arnaudi Kensley, 1989
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana basteni (Bruce, 1980)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana bicornis (Kensley, 1978)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana caeca (Hansen, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana calypso Brusca, Wetzer & France, 1995
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana chemola Schotte & Kensley, 2005
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana convexissima (Kensley, 1984)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana costata Nunomura, 1999
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana fishelsoni (Bruce & Jones, 1978)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana fornicata (Mezhov, 1981)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana halia Kensley, 1984
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana hanseni (Bonnier, 1896)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana japonica (Hansen, 1890)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana joanneae (Schultz, 1966)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana mayana (Bowman, 1987)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana mbudya Bruce, 1981
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana menziesi Kensley, 1984
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana monodi (Jones, 1976)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana nana (Bruce, 1980)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana neocaledonica Bruce, 1996
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana pigmentata Mueller & Salvat, 1993
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana ponsi Jaume & Garcia, 1992
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana riobaldoi (Lemos de Castro & Lima, 1976)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana rotunda (Bruce & Jones, 1978)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana rugosa (Bruce, 1980)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana serrata (Bruce, 1980)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana shijikiensis Nunomura, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana spinosa (Bruce, 1980)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana costaricensis Brusca & Iverson, 1985 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphantolana costaricensis (Brusca & Iverson, 1985)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana moortgati Mueller & Salvat, 1993 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphantolana moortgati (Mueller & Salvat, 1993)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacirolana sphaeromiformis (Hansen, 1890) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphantolana sphaeromiformis (Hansen, 1890)
Environment marine
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority The genus had long been incorrectly attributed to Nierstrasz (1931). Brusca et al. (1995) correctly pointed out (p. 67) that the authority is Kussakin (1979). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:118403
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2007-11-28 15:20:16Z  checked  Schotte, Marilyn
2013-10-20 23:24:03Z  changed  Bruce, Niel L.
  
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  Citation: Bruce, Niel L.; Schotte, M. (2014). Metacirolana Kussakin, 1979. In: Schotte, M.; Boyko, C.B; Bruce, N.L.; Poore, G.C.B.; Taiti, S. & Wilson, G.D.F. (Eds) (2014) World Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Isopod Crustaceans database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=118403 on 2014-12-26
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