WoRMS taxon details

Aega magnifica (Dana, 1853)

256423  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:256423)

accepted
Species
marine
Dana, J. D. (1853). Crustacea. Part II. In: United States Exploring Expedition. During the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842. Under the command of Charles Wilkes. U. S. N. C. Sherman. Philadelphia. 14: 689-1618., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/item/124951#page/103/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 
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. Aega magnifica (Dana, 1853). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=256423 on 2018-02-26
Date
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2008-01-03 13:02:48Z
created
2008-12-12 01:00:35Z
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original description Dana, J. D. (1853). Crustacea. Part II. In: United States Exploring Expedition. During the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842. Under the command of Charles Wilkes. U. S. N. C. Sherman. Philadelphia. 14: 689-1618., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/item/124951#page/103/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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]   

redescription Bruce, N. L. (2004) Reassessment of the isopod crustacean Aega deshaysiana (Milne Edwards, 1840) (Cymothoida: Aegidae): a world-wide complex of 21 species. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 142: 135-232.
page(s): 220 [details]   

basis of record  (ofPterelas magnifica Dana, 1853) 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Neotype Bahia Inutil, Fuega, Chile; 53°37'S, 69°36'W [details]