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 atherinae (Gourret, 1891)
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 hemirhamphi (Pillai, 1954)
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 potassoniensis (Penso, 1939)
Species Ceratothoa retusa (Schioedte & Meinert, 1883)
Species Ceratothoa steindachneri Koelbel, 1879
Species Ceratothoa transversa (Richardson, 1900)
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 poutassouiensis (Brian, 1939) (nomen nudum)

Species Ceratothoa argus (Haswell, 1881) accepted as Ceratothoa imbricata (Fabricius, 1775) (Junior synonym)
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 laticauda Milne Edwards, 1840 accepted as Glossobius auritus Bovallius, 1885
Species Ceratothoa linearis Dana, 1853 accepted as Glossobius linearis (Dana, 1853) (basionym)
Species Ceratothoa parva (Richardson, 1910) accepted as Elthusa parva (Richardson, 1910)
marine
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 2018-04-26
Date
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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
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original description  (ofCteatessa 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 Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source 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]   

redescription Bruce, N. L. and Bowman, T. E. (1989) Species of the parasitic isopod genera Ceratothoa and Glossobius (Crustacea: Cymothoidae) from the mouths of flying fishes and halfbeaks (Beloniformes). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 489: 1-28. [details]   

basis of record  (ofCodonophilus) 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  (ofMeinertia) 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  (ofRhexana) 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]   
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Type species There is no designated type species for this genus. [details]
 



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