WoRMS taxon details

Caridina africana Kingsley, 1883

240818  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:240818)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Kingsley, J.S., 1883. Carcinological Notes; Number V.— Bulletin of the Essex Institute 14: 105-132, Plates 1-2. [details]   
Lectotype  ZMA Crust De 102887, locality Natal (River...  
Lectotype [from synonym] ZMA Crust De 102887, locality Natal (River Umhlasine, Natal) [view taxon]
WoRMS (2018). Caridina africana Kingsley, 1883. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=240818 on 2018-05-24
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2007-06-04 11:36:54Z
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2011-11-07 09:15:12Z
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original description Kingsley, J.S., 1883. Carcinological Notes; Number V.— Bulletin of the Essex Institute 14: 105-132, Plates 1-2. [details]   

original description  (ofCaridina africana f. typica Bouvier, 1925) Bouvier, E.-L., 1925. Recherches sur la morphologie, les variations et la distribution systématique des crevettes d’eau douce de la famille des Atyidés.— Encyclopédie Entomologique 4: 1-365. [details]   

original description  (ofCaridina wyckii var. paucipara Weber, 1897) Weber, M., 1897. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Fauna von Süd-Afrika. Ergebnisse einer Reise von Prof. Max Weber im Jahre 1894.— Zoologische Jahrbücher. Abtheilung für Systematik, Geographie und Biologie der Thiere 10: 135-200, Plate 15. [details]   

original description  (ofCaridina susuroflabra Richard & Clark, 2009) Richard, J.; Clark, P.F. (2009). African Caridina (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea: Atyidae): redescriptions of C. africana Kingsley, 1882, C. togoensis Hilgendorf, 1893, C. natalensis Bouvier, 1925 and C. roubaudi Bouvier, 1925 with descriptions of 14 new species. Zootaxa. 1995: 1-75. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record De Grave, S. & C.H.J.M. Fransen. (2011). Carideorum catalogus: the recent species of the dendrobranchiate, stenopodidean, procarididean and caridean shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda). Zool. Med. Leiden. 85(9): 30.ix.2011: 195-589 figs 1-59. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofCaridina susuroflabra Richard & Clark, 2009) Wood, L. E.; Daniels, S. R.; De Grave, S. (2018). Caridina susuroflabra Richard & Clark, 2009 is a junior synonym of the widespread Caridina africana Kingsley, 1882 (Decapoda, Atyidae). Crustaceana. 91(2): 243-249., available online at https://doi.org/10.1163/15685403-00003756 [details]   

basis of record  (ofCaridina susuroflabra Richard & Clark, 2009) De Grave, S. & C.H.J.M. Fransen. (2011). Carideorum catalogus: the recent species of the dendrobranchiate, stenopodidean, procarididean and caridean shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda). Zool. Med. Leiden. 85(9): 30.ix.2011: 195-589 figs 1-59. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofCaridina africana f. typica Bouvier, 1925) De Grave, S. & C.H.J.M. Fransen. (2011). Carideorum catalogus: the recent species of the dendrobranchiate, stenopodidean, procarididean and caridean shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda). Zool. Med. Leiden. 85(9): 30.ix.2011: 195-589 figs 1-59. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofCaridina wyckii var. paucipara Weber, 1897) De Grave, S. & C.H.J.M. Fransen. (2011). Carideorum catalogus: the recent species of the dendrobranchiate, stenopodidean, procarididean and caridean shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda). Zool. Med. Leiden. 85(9): 30.ix.2011: 195-589 figs 1-59. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Syntype USNM 84331, locality Natal (stn 412, Natal, Zululand) [details]
Lectotype [from synonym] ZMA Crust De 102887, locality Natal (River Umhlasine, Natal) [view taxon]
 

LanguageName 
English African caridina  [details]
French saltarelle africaine  [details]
Spanish caridina africana  [details]