WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea metallica Bosc, 1802

119047 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:119047)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Bosc, L.A.G. (1801). Histoire naturelle des Crustaces, contenant leur description et leurs moeurs. 2 volumes, Paris., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.59170 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range intertidal - 1600  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range intertidal - 1600 [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy to Cape Cod   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy to Cape Cod  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Species, originally from North America, occurs...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Species, originally from North America, occurs occasionally on the British coasts and most probably is brought here by drifting algae or wood, or through the Gulf stream and North Atlantic current. [details]
Poore, G.; Schotte, M. (2009). Idotea metallica. In: 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. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=119047 on 2017-11-24

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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 Bosc, L.A.G. (1801). Histoire naturelle des Crustaces, contenant leur description et leurs moeurs. 2 volumes, Paris., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.59170 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea algirica Lucas, 1846) Lucas, H. (1846). Crustacés, arachnides, myriapodes, et hexapodes. Exploration Scientifique de l'Algérie pendant les années 1840, 1841, 1842. Sciences physiques. Zoologie I. Histoire Naturelle des Animaux Articulés. (Paris). 1:1-403, pls. 1-8., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/46116712 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea annulata Dana, 1849) Dana, J.D. (1849). Conspectus Crustaceorum quae in Orbis Terrarum Circumnavigatione, Carolo Wilkes e Classe Reipublicae Foederatae Duce, lexit et descripsit. The American Journal of Science and Arts. Series 2, 8: 424-428., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/88497#page/457/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea brevicornis Rathke, 1843) Rathke, H. (1843). Beiträge zur Fauna Norwegens. Nova Acta Academiae Caesareae Leopoldino-Carolinae Naturae Curiosorum, Breslau & Bonn. 20: 1-264c., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.11613 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea argentea Dana, 1849) Dana, J.D. (1849). Conspectus Crustaceorum quae in Orbis Terrarum Circumnavigatione, Carolo Wilkes e Classe Reipublicae Foederatae Duce, lexit et descripsit. The American Journal of Science and Arts. Series 2, 8: 424-428., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/88497#page/457/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea atrata Costa, 1840) Costa, O.G. (1840). Esercitazioni Accademiche degli Aspiranti Naturalisti / diretti dal ... O. G. Costa. Napoli. Vol. 2 (part 1). 140 pp, 6 pls. , available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9238355 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea peloponesiaca Roux, 1830) Roux, J.L.F.P. (1830). Crustacés de la Méditerranée et de son littoral. Levrault, Paris.  [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea rugosa Milne Edwards, 1840) Milne-Edwards, H. (1834-1840). Histoire Naturelle des Crustacés, Comprenant l´Anatomie, la Physiologie et la Classification de ces Animaux. Encyclopédique Roret, Paris. Vol. III, 638 pp., plates 1–42., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/16170#/summary [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea margaritacea Dana, 1853) Dana, J. D. (1853). Crustacea. Part II. In: United States Exploring Expedition. During the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842. Under the command of Charles Wilkes. U. S. N. C. Sherman. Philadelphia. 14: 689-1618., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/item/124951#page/103/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea robusta Krøyer, 1846) Kroyer, H. (1846) Karcinologiste Bidrag. Naturhistorisk Tidsskrift, Kjobenhavn (series 2) 2 (2): 1-123. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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 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 Vine, P. (1986). Red Sea Invertebrates. Immel Publishing, London. 224 pp. (look up in IMIS[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 Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Schotte, M., B. F. Kensley, and S. Shilling. (1995 onwards). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA., available online at http://invertebrates.si.edu/isopod/ [details]   

additional source Davoult, D.; Dewarumez, J.-M.; Luczak, C.; Migné, A. (1999). Nouvelles signalisations d'espèces benthiques sur les côtes françaises de la Manche orientale et de la Mer du Nord [New reports of benthic species from the french coasts of the eastern English Channel and the North Sea]. Cah. Biol. Mar. 40(2): 121-127 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Webber, W.R.; Fenwick, G.D.; Bradford-Grieve, J.M.; Eagar S.G.; Buckeridge, J.S.; Poore, G.C.B.; Dawson, E.W.; Watling, L.; Jones, J.B.; Wells, J.B.J.; Bruce, N.L.; Ahyong, S.T.; Larsen, K.; Chapman, M.A.; Olesen, J.; Ho, J.; Green, J.D.; Shiel, R.J.; Rocha, C.E.F.; Lörz, A.; Bird, G.J.; Charleston, W.A. (2010). Phylum Arthropoda Subphylum Crustacea: shrimps, crabs, lobsters, barnacles, slaters, and kin, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2010). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 2. Kingdom Animalia: Chaetognatha, Ecdysozoa, Ichnofossils. pp. 98-232. [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] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea algirica Lucas, 1846) Schotte, M., B. F. Kensley, and S. Shilling. (1995 onwards). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA., available online at http://invertebrates.si.edu/isopod/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea argentea Dana, 1849) Schotte, M., B. F. Kensley, and S. Shilling. (1995 onwards). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA., available online at http://invertebrates.si.edu/isopod/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea annulata Dana, 1849) Schotte, M., B. F. Kensley, and S. Shilling. (1995 onwards). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA., available online at http://invertebrates.si.edu/isopod/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea peloponesiaca Roux, 1830) Schotte, M., B. F. Kensley, and S. Shilling. (1995 onwards). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA., available online at http://invertebrates.si.edu/isopod/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea brevicornis Rathke, 1843) 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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea robusta Krøyer, 1846) Schotte, M., B. F. Kensley, and S. Shilling. (1995 onwards). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA., available online at http://invertebrates.si.edu/isopod/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea rugosa Milne Edwards, 1840) Schotte, M., B. F. Kensley, and S. Shilling. (1995 onwards). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA., available online at http://invertebrates.si.edu/isopod/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea margaritacea Dana, 1853) Schotte, M., B. F. Kensley, and S. Shilling. (1995 onwards). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA., available online at http://invertebrates.si.edu/isopod/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea atrata Costa, 1840) Schotte, M., B. F. Kensley, and S. Shilling. (1995 onwards). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA., available online at http://invertebrates.si.edu/isopod/ [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
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range intertidal - 1600 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy to Cape Cod  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Species, originally from North America, occurs occasionally on the British coasts and most probably is brought here by drifting algae or wood, or through the Gulf stream and North Atlantic current. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found from the intertidal zone to 166 m depth; prefers hard and algae covered substrate. [details]
 

Feeding Type
omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
LanguageName 
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorナガレモヘラムシ  [details]