WoRMS taxon details

Politolana wickstenae Wetzer, Delaney & Brusca, 1987

256721  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:256721)

accepted
Species
marine
Wetzer, R., Delaney, P. M. and Brusca, R. C. (1987) Politolana wickstenae new species, a new cirolanid isopod from the Gulf of Mexico, and a review of the "Conilera genus-group" of Bruce (1986). Contributions in Science, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County 392: 1-10. [details]   
Note Gulf of Mexico  
From editor or global species database
type locality Gulf of Mexico [details]
Depth range 488–600 m.  
Depth range 488–600 m. [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. Politolana wickstenae Wetzer, Delaney & Brusca, 1987. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=256721 on 2018-11-21
Date
action
by
2008-01-03 13:02:48Z
created
2008-02-06 22:42:01Z
changed

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original description Wetzer, R., Delaney, P. M. and Brusca, R. C. (1987) Politolana wickstenae new species, a new cirolanid isopod from the Gulf of Mexico, and a review of the "Conilera genus-group" of Bruce (1986). Contributions in Science, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County 392: 1-10. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [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]   

additional source Schotte, M., J. C. Markham, and G. D. F. Wilson. 2009. Isopoda (Crustacea) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 973–986 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

redescription Riseman, S. and Brusca, R. C. (2002) Taxonomy, phylogeny and biogeography of <i>Politolana</i> Bruce, 1981 (Crustacea: Isopoda: Cirolanidae) Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 134(1): 57-140. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Depth range 488–600 m. [details]

type locality Gulf of Mexico [details]