WoRMS taxon details

Heteromysis (Gnathomysis) harpax (Hilgendorf, 1878)

161347  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:161347)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
(ofChiromysis harpax Hilgendorf, 1879) Hilgendorf, F. 1878 (1879). Die von Herrn W. Peters in Mocambique gesammelten Crustaceen.-- Monatsberichte der Königlichen Preussischen Akademie des Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1879: 782-851 (4 plates). [details]   
Depth range intertidal  
Depth range intertidal [details]

Description Commensal of hermit crabs of the genus Dardanus  
Description Commensal of hermit crabs of the genus Dardanus [details]
Mees, J. & K. Meland (Eds) (2012 onwards). World List of Lophogastrida, Stygiomysida and Mysida. Heteromysis (Gnathomysis) harpax (Hilgendorf, 1878). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=161347 on 2018-05-24
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original description  (ofChiromysis harpax Hilgendorf, 1879) Hilgendorf, F. 1878 (1879). Die von Herrn W. Peters in Mocambique gesammelten Crustaceen.-- Monatsberichte der Königlichen Preussischen Akademie des Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1879: 782-851 (4 plates). [details]   

taxonomy source NOUVEL, H. (1964). Heteromysis gerlachei (Bonnier & Pérez) et les espèces actuellement confondues sous le nom d'Heteromysis harpax (Crustacea Mysidacea). - Zool. Meded., 39: 37-4 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Price, W. (2001). World list of Mysidacea. [details]   

additional source Müller, H. G. (1993). World catalogue and bibliography of the recent Mysidacea. 238p. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source BACESCU, M. (1975). Contributions to the knowledge of the mysids (Crustacea) from the Tanzanian waters. Univ. Sci. J. (Dar. Univ.), 1 (2): 39-61. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Pillai, N.K. (1968). Heteromysis zeylanica Tattersall (Crustacea: Mysidacea), an associate of Madreporarian Corals in South Indian Waters. Journal of the Bobay natural history Society, 65 (1); 47-57 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Tattersall, O.S. 1962. Report on a collection of Mysidacea from South African off-shore and coastal waters (1957-59) and from Zanzibar (1961).-- Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 139: 221-247. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Tattersall, O.S. 1967. A survey of the genus Heteromysis (Crustacea: Mysidacea) with descriptions of five new species from tropical coastal waters of the Pacific and Indian Ocean, with a key for the identification of the known species of the genus.-- Transactions of the Zoological Society of London 31: 157-193. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Wooldridge, T. H.; Mees, J. (2003). Additions to the mysid fauna (Crustacea: Mysidacea) from coastal waters of Mozambique, with descriptions of two new species. Hydrobiologia. 505: 31-39. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Wooldridge, T. H.; Mees, J. (2011 onwards). World List of the Mysidacea.  [details]   

additional source Anderson, G. (2008). Mysida Classification. September 9, 2008., available online at http://peracarida.usm.edu/MysidaTaxa.pdf [details]   

additional source Neyt, K. (2002). Morfologische studie van een nieuwe soort van de ordo Mysidacea uit de Westelijke Indische Oceaan. Unpublished manuscript, Institute voor Dierkunde, Universiteit Gent, Mariene Biologie. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Coifmann, I. (1937). I misidacei del Mar Rosso. Studio del materiale raccolte dal Prof. L. Sanzo durante la campagne idrografica della R. Nave Ammiraglio Magnaghi (1923-1924). -. Mem. R. Comitato Talassografico Ital., 233: 1-52, 25 pls.  [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Hanamura, Y.; Kase, T. (2001). Two new shallow-water mysids of the Genus Heteromysis (Crustacea, Mysidacea) from a Submarine Cave of Christmas Island, Eastern Indian Ocean. Species Diversity. 6: 11-21. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source ORTIZ, M. & A. WASIKETE (1992). Lista de Especies y Bibliografia de los Crustaceos de la Republica Popular de Mozambique. - Revta. Invest. Mar., 13 (1): 9-38. [Gastrosaccus dunckeri, Heteromysisharpax, Mesopodopsis africana [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Tattersall, W. M. (1922). Indian Mysidacea. Rec. Indian Mus. 24 (4): 445-504. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source TATTERSALL, W.M. (1927). XI. Report on the Crustacea Mysidacea. In: Zoological results of the Cambridge expedition to the Suez Canal, 1924. - Trans. zool. Soc. London, 22: 185-19 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source VANNINI, M.; RUWA, R.K.; INNOCENTI, G. (1994). Notes on the behaviour of Heteromysis harpax, a commensal mysid living in hermit crab shells Ethology Ecology & Evolution, Special Issue 3: 137-142 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChiromysis harpax Hilgendorf, 1879) Müller, H. G. (1993). World catalogue and bibliography of the recent Mysidacea. 238p. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Depth range intertidal [details]

Habitat Paguridea; commensal; lives in lowest spiral of gastropod shells occupied by hermit crabs belonging to the genus Dardanus; it receives protection from the host and feeds upon its faeces [details]

From other sources
Description Commensal of hermit crabs of the genus Dardanus [details]
 

Scan taken from personal notes of H. Nouvel stored at CNRS La Rochelle (France) by Jean Paul Lagardere.
 

Scan taken from personal notes of H. Nouvel stored at CNRS La Rochelle (France) by Jean Paul Lagardere.
 

Scan taken from personal notes of H. Nouvel stored at CNRS La Rochelle (France) by Jean Paul Lagardere.
 

Scan taken from personal notes of H. Nouvel stored at CNRS La Rochelle (France) by Jean Paul Lagardere.