WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolitolana obtusispina (Kensley, 1975)

256719  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:256719)

accepted
Species
marine
Kensley, B. (1975) Marine Isopoda from the continental shelf of South Africa. Annals of the South African Museum 67 (4): 35-89. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote South Africa  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality South Africa [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 120  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 120 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorstatus Regarded as incerta sedis within Politolana by Riseman & Brusca (2002).  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorstatus Regarded as incerta sedis within Politolana by Riseman & Brusca (2002). [details]
Bruce, Niel L.; Schotte, M. (2008). Politolana obtusispina (Kensley, 1975). In: 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. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=256719 on 2018-01-18

Date
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2008-01-03 13:02:48Z
created
2008-02-06 22:42:01Z
changed
2008-02-25 22:04:17Z
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original description Kensley, B. (1975) Marine Isopoda from the continental shelf of South Africa. Annals of the South African Museum 67 (4): 35-89. [details]   

basis of record Schotte, M., B. F. Kensley, and S. Shilling. (1995 onwards). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA., available online at http://invertebrates.si.edu/isopod/ [details]   

status source Riseman, S. and Brusca, R. C. (2002) Taxonomy, phylogeny and biogeography of Politolana Bruce, 1981 (Crustacea: Isopoda: Cirolanidae) Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 134(1): 57-140. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirolana obtusispina Kensley, 1975) Schotte, M., B. F. Kensley, and S. Shilling. (1995 onwards). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA., available online at http://invertebrates.si.edu/isopod/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 120 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorstatus Regarded as incerta sedis within Politolana by Riseman & Brusca (2002). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality South Africa [details]