WoRMS taxon details

Kiwa hirsuta Macpherson, Jones & Segonzac, 2005

249751  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:249751)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Macpherson E.; Jones W.; Segonzac M. (2005). A new squat lobster family of Galatheoidea (Crustacea, Decapoda, Anomura) from the hydrothermal vents of the Pacific-Antarctic Ridge. Zoosystema 27 (4) : 709-723. [details]   
Holotype  MNHN Ga 5310, geounit Easter Island (Vent...  
Holotype MNHN Ga 5310, geounit Easter Island (Vent site area Annie's Hill) [details]
Etymology From the Latin, hirsutus, hairy, in reference to the abundance of setae on pereopods.  
Etymology From the Latin, hirsutus, hairy, in reference to the abundance of setae on pereopods. [details]
WoRMS (2018). Kiwa hirsuta Macpherson, Jones & Segonzac, 2005. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=249751 on 2018-07-23
Date
action
by
2007-12-05 05:30:54Z
created
2009-04-22 08:47:06Z
changed

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original description Macpherson E.; Jones W.; Segonzac M. (2005). A new squat lobster family of Galatheoidea (Crustacea, Decapoda, Anomura) from the hydrothermal vents of the Pacific-Antarctic Ridge. Zoosystema 27 (4) : 709-723. [details]   

basis of record Baba, K., Macpherson, E., Poore, G., Ahyong, S., Bermudez, A., Cabezas, P., Lin, C., Nizinski, M., Rodrigues, C. & Schnabel, K. (2008). Catalogue of squat lobsters of the world (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura - families Chirostylidae, Galatheidae and Kiwaidae). Zootaxa. 1905, 220 pp. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype MNHN Ga 5310, geounit Easter Island (Vent site area Annie's Hill) [details]
From other sources
Etymology From the Latin, hirsutus, hairy, in reference to the abundance of setae on pereopods. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch sneeuwman krab  [details]
English Yeti crab  [details]
To MNHN Crustaceans Type collection (Holotype: 2010-1683)
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