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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucothoe laurensi Thomas & Ortiz, 1995 
AphiaID: 421485

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacostraca (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumalacostraca (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeracarida (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphipoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammaridea (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucothoidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucothoe (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucothoe Leach, 1814
Sources  original description Thomas J.D. & Ortiz M. (1995). Leucothoe laurensi, a new species of leucothoid amphipod from Cuban waters (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Leucothoidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington., 108, 4, pp. 613-616;2 figs. [details]

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Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Isla de la Juventud [details]
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorida Keys [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrazilian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPanamanian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 266424, locality Isla de la Juventud (Punta Pedernales) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Coral reefs, fine sand; 5–50 m. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:421485
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-10-06 12:38:14Z  created  db_admin
2010-08-30 13:02:44Z  checked  Lowry, Jim
  
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  Citation: Lowry, J. (2014). Leucothoe laurensi Thomas & Ortiz, 1995. In: Horton, T.; Lowry, J. & De Broyer, C. (2013 onwards) World Amphipoda Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=421485 on 2014-07-28
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