WoRMS name details

Cirolana polita (Stimpson, 1853)

157845  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157845)

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Distribution Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras  
Distribution Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras [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. Cirolana polita (Stimpson, 1853). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157845 on 2020-10-28
2005-05-24 07:32:08Z
2012-09-14 10:02:16Z
2019-06-24 11:44:12Z

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basis of record 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 Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Diet Scavenges on dead flesh. [details]

Distribution Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras [details]

Habitat Found at depths of 1-600 m; prefers sand and mud substrate. [details]
English greedy isopod  [details]