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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea phosphorea Harger, 1873 
AphiaID: 157891

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 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)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdotea Fabricius, 1798
Sources  original description Harger, O. (1873) [Erichsonia attenuata, Page 276] in A. E. Verrill, S. I. Smith, and O. Harger, Catalogue of the Marine Invertebrate animals of the southern coast of New England, and adjacent waters. In A. E. Verrill and S. I. Smith, Report upon the invertebrate animals of Vineyard Sound and adjacent waters, with an account of the physical features of the region In S. F. Baird, Report of Professor S. F. Baird, Commissioner of Fish and Fisheries, on the condition of the sea-fisheries of the south coast of New England in 1871 and 1872.Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSt. Lawrence Estuary [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (45 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Isopod Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Isopod Collection 
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 0-33 [details]

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

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), upstream and downstream part of middle St. Lawrence estuary, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern Bradelle Valley), Magdalen Islands (from Eastern Bradelle valley to the west, as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel), lower St. Lawrence estuary, Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway), upper North Shore (between Sept- Iles and Pointe des Monts), middle North Shore (from Sept- Iles to Cape Whittle, including the Mingan Islands), southwestern slope of NL.; Cobscook Bay [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat intertidal and infralittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157891
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-24 14:41:52Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
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. (2014). Idotea phosphorea Harger, 1873. In: Schotte, M.; Boyko, C.B; Bruce, N.L.; Poore, G.C.B.; Taiti, S. & Wilson, G.D.F. (Eds) (2014) 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=157891 on 2014-07-14
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