WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSelfia Riley, 1994

384731  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:384731)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish
Riley, J. 1994. A revision of the genus Alofia Giglioli, 1922 and a description of a new monotypic genus, Selfia: two genera of pentastomid parasites (Porocephalida: Sebekidae) inhabiting the bronchioles of the marine crocodile Crocodylus porosus and other crocodilians. Systematic Parasitology 29: 23-41. , available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/bf00009836 [details]   
Poore, G.; Boxshall, G. (2017). Selfia Riley, 1994. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=384731 on 2017-12-14

Date
action
by
2009-03-10 14:14:17Z
created
2012-11-22 16:24:36Z
changed
2013-05-02 06:01:35Z
changed
2013-05-02 08:35:13Z
changed

Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


original description Riley, J. 1994. A revision of the genus Alofia Giglioli, 1922 and a description of a new monotypic genus, Selfia: two genera of pentastomid parasites (Porocephalida: Sebekidae) inhabiting the bronchioles of the marine crocodile Crocodylus porosus and other crocodilians. Systematic Parasitology 29: 23-41. , available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/bf00009836 [details]   

basis of record Christoffersen, M.L., and De Assis, J.E. 2013. A systematic monograph of the Recent Pentastomida, with a compilation of their hosts. Zoologische Mededelingen 87: 1-206. [details]   

additional source Poore, G.C.B. 2012. The nomenclature of the Recent Pentastomida (Crustacea), with a list of species and available names. Systematic Parasitology 82: 211-240. [details]   
 



Feeding Type
parasitic: endoparasitic [details]