WoRMS taxon details

Ceratothoa Dana, 1852

118407  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:118407)

accepted
Genus
Species Ceratothoa africanae Hadfield, Bruce & Smit, 2014
Species Ceratothoa angulata (Richardson, 1910)
Species Ceratothoa arimae (Nunomura, 2001)
Species Ceratothoa banksii (Leach, 1818)
Species Ceratothoa barracuda Martin, Bruce & Nowak, 2015
Species Ceratothoa capri (Trilles, 1964)
Species Ceratothoa carinata (Bianconi, 1869)
Species Ceratothoa collaris Schiödte & Meinert, 1883
Species Ceratothoa famosa Hadfield, Bruce & Smit, 2014
Species Ceratothoa gilberti (Richardson, 1904)
Species Ceratothoa globulus Martin, Bruce & Nowak, 2015
Species Ceratothoa gobii Schiödte & Meinert, 1883
Species Ceratothoa guttata (Richardson, 1910)
Species Ceratothoa huttoni Filhol, 1885
Species Ceratothoa imbricata (Fabricius, 1775)
Species Ceratothoa italica Schiödte & Meinert, 1883
Species Ceratothoa marisrubri Trilles, Colorni & Golani, 1999
Species Ceratothoa oestroides (Risso, 1816)
Species Ceratothoa oxyrrhynchaena Koelbel, 1878
Species Ceratothoa parallela (Otto, 1828)
Species Ceratothoa retusa (Schioedte & Meinert, 1883)
Species Ceratothoa steindachneri Koelbel, 1879
Species Ceratothoa trigonocephala (Leach, 1818)
Species Ceratothoa trilles (Avdeev, 1979)
Species Ceratothoa usacarangis (Avdeev, 1979)
Species Ceratothoa verrucosa (Schioedte & Meinert, 1883)

Species Ceratothoa contracta (Miers, 1880) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Ceratothoa gaudichaudii (H. Milne Edwards, 1840) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Ceratothoa novaezelandiae Filhol, 1885 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Ceratothoa transversa (Richardson, 1901) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Ceratothoa triglae Gourret, 1891 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Ceratothoa argus (Haswell, 1881) (nomen dubium)

Species Ceratothoa atherinae Gourret, 1891 accepted as Mothocya epimerica Costa, 1851
Species Ceratothoa crassa Dana, 1853 accepted as Glossobius crassa (Dana, 1853) (basionym)
Species Ceratothoa curvicauda Nunomura, 2006 accepted as Ceratothoa carinata (Bianconi, 1869)
Species Ceratothoa deplanata Bovallius, 1885 accepted as Ceratothoa parallela (Otto, 1828) (synonym)
Species Ceratothoa hemiramphi (Pillai, 1954) accepted as Ceratothoa retusa (Schioedte & Meinert, 1883)
Species Ceratothoa laticauda Milne Edwards, 1840 accepted as Glossobius auritus Bovallius, 1885
Species Ceratothoa linearis Dana, 1853 accepted as Glossobius linearis (Dana, 1853) (basionym)
Species Ceratothoa lineata Miers, 1876 accepted as Mothocya lineata (Miers, 1876)
Species Ceratothoa parva (Richardson, 1910) accepted as Elthusa parva (Richardson, 1910)
Species Ceratothoa poutassouiensis (Penso, 1939) accepted as Elthusa poutassouiensis (Penso, 1939)
Species Ceratothoa salparum Gourret, 1891 accepted as Emetha audouini (H. Milne Edwards, 1840)
Species Ceratothoa sargorum Gourret, 1891 accepted as Ceratothoa oestroides (Risso, 1816)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Dana, J.D. (1852). On the classification of the Crustacea Choristopoda or Tetradecapoda. <em>American Journal of Science and Arts.</em> Series 2, 14: 297-316., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28136775
page(s): 303 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Note There is no designated type species for this...  
Type species There is no designated type species for this genus. [details]
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. Ceratothoa Dana, 1852. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=118407 on 2020-01-26
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-03-16 20:36:08Z
changed
2007-11-28 15:20:16Z
checked
2012-02-16 03:39:06Z
changed
2019-05-25 09:31:53Z
changed
2019-07-06 14:12:51Z
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original description Dana, J.D. (1852). On the classification of the Crustacea Choristopoda or Tetradecapoda. <em>American Journal of Science and Arts.</em> Series 2, 14: 297-316., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28136775
page(s): 303 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Cteatessa Schioedte & Meinert, 1883) Schioedte, J. C. and Meinert, F. W. (1883) Symbolae ad Monographiam Cymothoarum Crustaceorum Isopodum Familiae 3. Saophridae. 4. Ceratothoinae. Naturhistorisk Tidsskrift (3) 13: 281-378. [details]   

additional source Hadfield, K. A.; Bruce, N. L.; Smit, N. J. (2016). Redescription of poorly known species of <I>Ceratothoa</I> Dana, 1852 (Crustacea, Isopoda, Cymothoidae), based on original type material. <em>Zookeys.</em> 592: 39-61. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Bruce, N. L. and Bowman, T. E. (1989) Species of the parasitic isopod genera <i>Ceratothoa</i> and <i>Glossobius</i> (Crustacea: Cymothoidae) from the mouths of flying fishes and halfbeaks (Beloniformes). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 489: 1-28. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Type species There is no designated type species for this genus. [details]
 



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