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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolitolana Bruce, 1981 
AphiaID: 118405

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)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolitolana polita (Stimpson, 1853) (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirolanidae Dana, 1852
Sources  original description Bruce, N. L. (1981) Cirolanidae (Crustacea: Isopoda) of Australia: Diagnoses of Cirolana Leach, Metacirolana Nierstrasz, Neocirolana Hale, Anopsilana Paulian & Deboutteville, and three new genera - Natatolana, Politolana, and Cartetolana. Australian Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 32: 945-966. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolitolana concharum (Stimpson, 1853)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolitolana crosnieri Bruce, 1996
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolitolana dasyprion Bruce, 1991
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolitolana eximia (Hansen, 1890)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolitolana haneyi Riseman & Brusca, 2002
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolitolana impostor Riseman & Brusca, 2002
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolitolana impressa (Harger, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolitolana microphthalma (Hoek, 1882)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolitolana obtusispina (Kensley, 1975)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolitolana polita (Stimpson, 1853)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolitolana sanchezi Frutos & Sorbe, 2010
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolitolana tricarinata Riseman, Pires-Vanin & Brusca, 2001
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolitolana wickstenae Wetzer, Delaney & Brusca, 1987
Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Politolana polita - group
Politolana polita - group
[image from typetaxon]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:118405
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2006-09-27 07:06:07Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2007-11-28 15:20:16Z  checked  Schotte, Marilyn
2008-02-06 22:42:01Z  changed  Bruce, Niel L.
2010-05-19 23:17:29Z  changed  Bruce, Niel L.
  
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  Citation: Bruce, Niel L.; Schotte, M. (2014). Politolana Bruce, 1981. 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=118405 on 2014-07-12
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