WoRMS taxon details

Glyptonotus antarcticus Eights, 1852

174803  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:174803)


Subspecies Glyptonotus antarcticus obtusus Meyer-Rochow, 1980 accepted as Glyptonotus antarcticus Eights, 1852 (published as variety post 1960)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Depth range intertidal - 580  
Depth range intertidal - 580 [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. Glyptonotus antarcticus Eights, 1852. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=174803 on 2020-06-07
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original description  (of Glyptonotus antarcticus obtusus Meyer-Rochow, 1980) Meyer-Rochow, V. (1980). Glyptonotus antarcticus Eights, 1852 var. obtusus - a new variety of the giant Antarctic isopod. <em>Crustaceana.</em> 38(1): 94-96., available online at https://doi.org/10.1163/156854080x00463 [details]   

original description  (of Glyptonotus antarctica Eights, 1852) Eights, J. (1852) Description of a new animal belonging to the Crustacea, discovered in the Antarctic seas by the author. Transactions of the Albany Institute 2: 331-334. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Clarke, A.; Johnston, N.M. (2003). Antarctic marine benthic diversity. <i>Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review</i>. 41: 47-114. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Schotte, M.; Kensley, B. F.; Shilling, S. (1995 onwards). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA - no longer online. [website archived on 2018-01-25]. [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

Unknown type (of Glyptonotus antarctica Eights, 1852) NYSM, verbatimGeounit Southern South Shetl... [details]
Unknown type (of Glyptonotus antarcticus obtusus Meyer-Rochow, 1980) [details]
From editor or global species database
Basionym misspelled as Glyptonotus antarctica by Eights [details]

Depth range intertidal - 580 [details]

English giant Antarctic isopod  [details]
German Antarktische Riesenassel  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Glyptonotus antarcticus USNM 256465 dorsal view)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Glyptonotus antarcticus USNM 256465 lateral view)
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To Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (YPM IZ 047200)
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