WoRMS taxon details

Idotea balthica (Pallas, 1772)

119039  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:119039)

accepted
Species

Subspecies Idotea balthica basteri (Pallas, 1772) accepted as Idotea balthica (Pallas, 1772) (junior synonym)
Subspecies Idotea balthica stagnea Tinturier-Hamelin, 1960 accepted as Idotea balthica (Pallas, 1772) (junior synonym)
Subspecies Idotea balthica tricuspidata Desmarest, 1823 accepted as Idotea balthica (Pallas, 1772) (outdated combination; junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofOniscus balthica Pallas, 1772) Pallas, P.S. (1772) Spicilegia Zoologica, quibus novae imprimis et obscurae animalium species iconibus, descriptionibus atque commentariis illustrantur cura P.S. Pallas. Fasciculus 9. pp. 1-86, 5 Pl. Berolini., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/88609#page/393/mode/1up [details]   
Type locality contained in North East Atlantic  
type locality contained in North East Atlantic [details]
Note N.E. Atlantic  
From editor or global species database
type locality N.E. Atlantic [details]
Depth range 20-34  
Depth range 20-34 [details]

Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence to North Carolina  
Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence to North Carolina [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. Idotea balthica (Pallas, 1772). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=119039 on 2018-02-18
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-01-03 13:02:48Z
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2009-02-20 10:38:06Z
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original description  (ofIdotea balthica basteri (Pallas, 1772)) Pallas, P.S. (1772) Spicilegia Zoologica, quibus novae imprimis et obscurae animalium species iconibus, descriptionibus atque commentariis illustrantur cura P.S. Pallas. Fasciculus 9. pp. 1-86, 5 Pl. Berolini., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/88609#page/393/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofIdotea tricuspidata Desmarest, 1823) Desmarest, A.G. (1823). Malacostracés. In: Dictionnaire des sciences naturelles, dans lequel on traite méthodiquement des différens êtres de la nature, considérés soit en eux-mêmes, d´après l´état actuel de nos connoissances, soit relativement à l´utilité qu´en peuvent retirer la médecine, l´agriculture, le commerce et les artes. Suivi d´une biographie des plus célèbres naturalistes ... Strasbourg, Paris. Vol. 28, Pages 138-425., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/25299812 [details]   

original description  (ofOniscus balthica Pallas, 1772) Pallas, P.S. (1772) Spicilegia Zoologica, quibus novae imprimis et obscurae animalium species iconibus, descriptionibus atque commentariis illustrantur cura P.S. Pallas. Fasciculus 9. pp. 1-86, 5 Pl. Berolini., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/88609#page/393/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofIdotea balthica stagnea Tinturier-Hamelin, 1960) Tinturier-Hamelin, E. (1960). Nouvelles recherches sur le polytypisme d'Idotea baltica (Pallas) (Isopode Valvifère): definition d'I. b. stagnea nov. ssp. Comptes Rendus Hebdomadaires de Séances de l'Académie des Sciences, Paris. 250, 2606-2608. [details]   

original description  (ofIdotea basteri Audouin, 1826) Audouin V. (1826). Explication sommaire des planches de crustaces de l'Egypte et de la Syrie, publiées par Jules-Cesar Savigny, membre de l'Inst.; offrant un exposé des caractères naturels des genres avec la disctinction des espèces. Description de l'Egypte;. Histoire naturelle, 1, 4, 77-98. [details]   

original description  (ofIdotea (Stenosoma) pusilla Eichwald, 1842) Eichwald, E. (1834). Reise auf dem Caspischen Meere und in den Caucasus. Unternommen in den Jahren 1825-1826. Cotta'schen, Stuttgart & Tübingen. Vol. 1. xxii, 472 pp. [details]   

original description  (ofIdotea sarsi Collinge, 1917) Collinge, W. E. (1917) A revision of the British Idoteidae, a family of marine isopods. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 51, Part 3 (23): 721-760. [details]   

original description  (ofIdotea tridentata Latreille, 1806) Latreille, P. A. (1806). Genera crustaceorum et insectorum secundum ordinem naturalem in familias disposita, iconibus exemplisque plurimis explicata. Amand Koenig, Parisiis et Argentorati (Paris & Strasbourg). 1: xviii + 303 pp., pls. 1-24., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.4819 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofIdotea variegata Roux, 1830) Roux, J.L.F.P. (1830). Crustacés de la Méditerranée et de son littoral. Levrault, Paris.  [details]   

original description  (ofOniscus tridens Scopoli, 1763) Scopoli, J. A. (1763) Entomologica Carniolica, exhibens Insecta Carnioliae indigena, methodo Linneane distributa. Vienna., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.34434 [details]   

original description  (ofStenosoma irrorata Say, 1818) Say, T., 1818. An account of the Crustacea of the United States, part 7.— Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 1: 374-401. [details]   

original description  (ofIdotea balthica tricuspidata Desmarest, 1823) Desmarest, A.G. (1823). Malacostracés. In: Dictionnaire des sciences naturelles, dans lequel on traite méthodiquement des différens êtres de la nature, considérés soit en eux-mêmes, d´après l´état actuel de nos connoissances, soit relativement à l´utilité qu´en peuvent retirer la médecine, l´agriculture, le commerce et les artes. Suivi d´une biographie des plus célèbres naturalistes ... Strasbourg, Paris. Vol. 28, Pages 138-425., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/25299812 [details]   

original description  (ofStenosoma pusillum Eichwald, 1834) Eichwald, E. (1834). Reise auf dem Caspischen Meere und in den Caucasus. Unternommen in den Jahren 1825-1826. Cotta'schen, Stuttgart & Tübingen. Vol. 1. xxii, 472 pp.
page(s): 138 [details]   

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 Meinkoth, N.A. 1981. Field guide to North American seashore creatures. The Audubon Society. Alfred A. Knopf. New York. 799 p. [details]   

additional source Pollock, L.W. (1998). A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=i1AmT31cuR4C  [details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [details]   

additional source Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. Northeastern Naturalist. 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [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 Rappé, G. (1989). Annoted checklist of the marine and brackish-water Isopoda (Crustacea, Malacostraca) of Belgium, in: Wouters, K.; Baert, L. (Ed.) (1989). Proceedings of the Symposium "Invertebrates of Belgium". pp. 165-168 (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy Wares, J. P.; Toonen, R. J.; Wetzer, R.; Daley, S. (2007). An evaluation of cryptic lineages of Idotea balthica (Isopoda: Idoteidae): morphology and microsatellites. Journal of Crustacean Biology. 27(4): 643-648., available online at https://doi.org/10.1651/s-2825r.1 [details]   

basis of record  (ofOniscus balthica Pallas, 1772) 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  (ofIdotea sarsi Collinge, 1917) 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  (ofIdotea (Stenosoma) pusilla Eichwald, 1842) 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  (ofIdotea basteri Audouin, 1826) 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  (ofIdotea balthica stagnea Tinturier-Hamelin, 1960) 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  (ofStenosoma irrorata Say, 1818) 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  (ofOniscus tridens Scopoli, 1763) 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  (ofIdotea variegata Roux, 1830) 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  (ofIdotea tridentata Latreille, 1806) 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]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Depth range 20-34 [details]

type locality N.E. Atlantic [details]

From other sources
Diet Feeds on decaying vegetation, especially Fucus vesiculosus. [details]

Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence to North Carolina [details]

Habitat Found at depths of 1-200 m; prefer hard and algae covered substrate. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Danish almindelig tanglus  [details]
Dutch gewone zeepissebed  [details]
German dreispitzige Assel [from synonym]  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål tanglus [from synonym]  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk tanglus [from synonym]  [details]
Polish podwoik bałtycki  [details]