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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea balthica (Pallas, 1772) 
AphiaID: 119039

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 editorMulticrustacea (Superclass) > 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 editorValvifera (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdoteidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea balthica (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea Fabricius, 1798
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOniscus balthica Pallas, 1772
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea (Stenosoma) pusilla Eichwald, 1842 (outdated combination; junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea balthica basteri (Pallas, 1772) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea balthica stagnea Tinturier-Hamelin, 1960 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea balthica tricuspidata Desmarest, 1823 (outdated combination; junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea baltica Pallas, 1772 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea basteri Audouin, 1826 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea sarsi Collinge, 1917 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea tricuspidata Desmarest, 1823 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea tridentata Latreille, 1806 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea variegata Roux, 1830 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOniscus balthica Pallas, 1772 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOniscus tridens Scopoli, 1763 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenosoma irrorata Say, 1818 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenosoma pusillum Eichwald, 1834 (junior synonym)
Sources 
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 http://dx.doi.org/10.1651/s-2825r.1 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoralmindelig tanglus  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgewone zeepissebed  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordreispitzige Assel [from synonym]  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortanglus [from synonym]  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortanglus [from synonym]  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpodwoik bałtycki  [details]
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taxa (3)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea balthica basteri (Pallas, 1772) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea balthica (Pallas, 1772)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea balthica stagnea Tinturier-Hamelin, 1960 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea balthica (Pallas, 1772)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea balthica tricuspidata Desmarest, 1823 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea balthica (Pallas, 1772)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality North East Atlantic [details]
From editor or global species database
Red Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTemperate Northern Atlantic [details]
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKnokke [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Ireland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVoordelta [details]
Norway
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of Norway  [details]
Sweden
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeoniscus hanseni Giard & Bonnier, 1895 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (9 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (33 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Isopod Collection 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 20-34 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality N.E. Atlantic [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds on decaying vegetation, especially Fucus vesiculosus. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence to North Carolina [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found at depths of 1-200 m; prefer hard and algae covered substrate. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:119039
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-01-03 13:02:48Z  checked  Schotte, Marilyn
2009-02-20 10:38:06Z  changed  Poore, Gary
  
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  Citation: Poore, G.; Schotte, M. (2009). Idotea balthica (Pallas, 1772). In: Boyko, C.B; Bruce, N.L.; 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. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=119039 on 2016-07-28
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