WoRMS taxon details

Desmosoma gigantea (Park, 1999)

255684  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:255684)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Park, J.-Y. (1999) A new isopod species from the abyssal South Pacific Ocean: Eugerda gigantea sp. nov. (Isopoda: Asellota: Desmosomatidae. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 79:1061-1067. [details]   

(ofEugerda gigantea Park, 1999) Park, J.-Y. (1999) A new isopod species from the abyssal South Pacific Ocean: Eugerda gigantea sp. nov. (Isopoda: Asellota: Desmosomatidae. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 79:1061-1067. [details]   
Note South Pacific  
From editor or global species database
type locality South Pacific [details]
Depth range 4162  
Depth range 4162 [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. Desmosoma gigantea (Park, 1999). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=255684 on 2018-11-20
Date
action
by
2008-01-03 13:02:48Z
created
2008-03-22 18:54:04Z
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original description Park, J.-Y. (1999) A new isopod species from the abyssal South Pacific Ocean: Eugerda gigantea sp. nov. (Isopoda: Asellota: Desmosomatidae. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 79:1061-1067. [details]   

original description  (ofEugerda gigantea Park, 1999) Park, J.-Y. (1999) A new isopod species from the abyssal South Pacific Ocean: Eugerda gigantea sp. nov. (Isopoda: Asellota: Desmosomatidae. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 79:1061-1067. [details]   

basis of record Schotte, M., B. F. Kensley, and S. Shilling. (1995-2017). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA [website archived on 2018-01-25]. [details]   

new combination reference Brix, S. (2007). Four new species of Desmosomatidae Sars, 1897 (Crustacea : Isopoda) from the deep sea of the Angola Basin. Marine Biology Research 3(4): 205-230., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/17451000701490987 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Depth range 4162 [details]

type locality South Pacific [details]