WoRMS name details

Microarcturus Nordenstam, 1933

293850  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:293850)

nomen nudum (erected without type species)
Genus

Species Microarcturus abnormis Kussakin, 1967 accepted as Mixarcturus abnormis (Kussakin, 1967) (basionym)
Species Microarcturus barnardi Kensley, 1984 accepted as Neoarcturus barnardi (Kensley, 1984) (basionym)
Species Microarcturus biseralis Kensley, 1978 accepted as Neoarcturus biseralis (Kensley, 1978) (basionym)
Species Microarcturus dayi Kensley, 1977 accepted as Austroarcturus dayi (Kensley, 1977) (basionym)
Species Microarcturus digitatus Nordenstam, 1933 accepted as Mixarcturus digitatus (Nordenstam, 1933) (basionym)
Species Microarcturus halei Kensley, 1984 accepted as Neoarcturus halei (Kensley, 1984) (basionym)
Species Microarcturus hirticornis (Monod, 1926) accepted as Fissarcturus hirticornis (Monod, 1926) (synonym)
Species Microarcturus laevis Kensley, 1975 accepted as Austroarcturus laevis (Kensley, 1975) (basionym)
Species Microarcturus longispinus Kensley, 1984 accepted as Neoarcturus longispinus (Kensley, 1984) (basionym)
Species Microarcturus mawsoni Hale, 1946 accepted as Fissarcturus mawsoni (Hale, 1946) (basionym)
Species Microarcturus nordenstami Kensley, 1984 accepted as Neoarcturus nordenstami (Kensley, 1984) (basionym)
Species Microarcturus ornatus Kensley, 1975 accepted as Neoarcturus ornatus (Kensley, 1975) (basionym)
Species Microarcturus quadriconus Kensley, 1975 accepted as Austroarcturus quadriconus (Kensley, 1975) (basionym)
Species Microarcturus rugosus Nordenstam, 1933 accepted as Fissarcturus rugosus (Nordenstam, 1933) (basionym)
Species Microarcturus scutatus Stephensen, 1947 accepted as Pseudidothea scutata (Stephensen, 1947) (basionym)
Species Microarcturus tannerensis Schultz, 1966 accepted as Califarcturus tannerensis (Schultz, 1966) (basionym)
Species Microarcturus youngi Kensley, 1978 accepted as Neoarcturus youngi (Kensley, 1978) (basionym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Nordenstam, A. (1933). Marine Isopoda of the families Serolidae, Idoteidae, Pseudidotheidae, Arcturidae, Parasellidae and Stenetriidae mainly from the South Atlantic. Further Zoological Results of the Swedish Antarctic Expedition 1901-1903. 3(1): 1-284, pls. 1-2. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
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. Microarcturus Nordenstam, 1933. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=293850 on 2018-06-19
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2008-02-19 09:31:38Z
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2008-03-13 10:11:15Z
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original description Nordenstam, A. (1933). Marine Isopoda of the families Serolidae, Idoteidae, Pseudidotheidae, Arcturidae, Parasellidae and Stenetriidae mainly from the South Atlantic. Further Zoological Results of the Swedish Antarctic Expedition 1901-1903. 3(1): 1-284, pls. 1-2. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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 Poore G.C.B. (1991). Neoarcturus Barnard, 1914: diagnoses of the genus and its type species and substitution for the nomen nudum "Microarcturus" Nordenstam, 1933 (Isopoda, Arcturidae). Annals of the South African Museum, 101, 1, 1-8. [details]   
 
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