WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolitolana polita (Stimpson, 1853)

157903 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157903)
accepted
Species
marine
Stimpson, W. (1853). Synopsis of the marine Invertebrata of Grand Manan: or the region about the mouth of the Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge. 6: 1-66, pls 1-3., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/73632 [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution New England (USA)  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in New England (USA) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote off New England  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality off New England [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0–86  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0–86 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality off New England  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality off New England [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs,...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley), downstream part of middle St. Lawrence estuary; Magdalen Islands (from Eastern Bradelle valley to the west, as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel); Cobscook Bay [details]
Bruce, Niel L.; Schotte, M. (2008). Politolana polita (Stimpson, 1853). 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=157903 on 2017-11-24

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2005-05-24 14:41:52Z
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2008-01-03 13:02:48Z
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2008-02-06 22:42:01Z
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original description Stimpson, W. (1853). Synopsis of the marine Invertebrata of Grand Manan: or the region about the mouth of the Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge. 6: 1-66, pls 1-3., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/73632 [details]   

basis of record Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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 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]   

redescription Riseman, S. and Brusca, R. C. (2002) Taxonomy, phylogeny and biogeography of Politolana Bruce, 1981 (Crustacea: Isopoda: Cirolanidae) Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 134(1): 57-140. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAega polita Stimpson, 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]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirolana polita (Stimpson, 1853)) Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirolana polita (Stimpson, 1853)) 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]   

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 0–86 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality off New England [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley), downstream part of middle St. Lawrence estuary; Magdalen Islands (from Eastern Bradelle valley to the west, as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel); Cobscook Bay [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat ectoparasite found on fish; infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreedy isopod [from synonym]  [details]
Cirolana polita
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Cirolana polita
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