WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelorchestia forceps Smith & Heard, 2001

421546  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:421546)

accepted
Species
brackish, fresh
Smith D.G. & Heard R.W. (2001). A new species of Chelorchestia (Amphipoda: Talitridae) from southwest Florida, with comments on other species within the genus. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 21, 4, pp. 1031-1041. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  MCZ 27594  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MCZ 27594 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Florida  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Florida [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Sublittoral, water depth 5–10 cm,.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Sublittoral, water depth 5–10 cm,. [details]
Lowry, J. (2010). Chelorchestia forceps Smith & Heard, 2001. In: Horton, T.; Lowry, J.; De Broyer, C.; Bellan-Santini, D.; Coleman, C. O.; Corbari, L.; Daneliya, M.; Dauvin, J-C.; Fišer, C.; Gasca, R.; Grabowski, M.; Guerra-García, J. M.; Hendrycks, E.; Hughes, L.; Jaume, D.; Jazdzewski, K.; Kim, Y.-H.; King, R.; Krapp-Schickel, T.; LeCroy, S.; Lörz, A.-N.; Mamos, T.; Senna, A. R.; Serejo, C.; Sket, B.; Souza-Filho, J. F.; Tandberg, A.H.; Thomas, J.; Thurston, M.; Vader, W.; Väinölä, R.; Vonk, R.; White, K.; Zeidler, W. (2017). World Amphipoda Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=421546 on 2017-12-18

Date
action
by
2009-10-06 12:38:14Z
created
db_admin
2010-12-17 10:16:48Z
checked
2010-12-20 08:10:25Z
changed

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original description Smith D.G. & Heard R.W. (2001). A new species of Chelorchestia (Amphipoda: Talitridae) from southwest Florida, with comments on other species within the genus. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 21, 4, pp. 1031-1041. [details]   

basis of record LeCroy, S. E.; Gasca, R.; Winfield, I.; Ortiz, M.; Escobar-Briones, E. (2009). Amphipoda (Crustacea) of the Gulf of Mexico. In: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College. Pp. 941–972. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MCZ 27594 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype MCZ 16020 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype MCZ 16021 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype MCZ 16022 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype MCZ 16023 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype USNM 230414 [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Sublittoral, water depth 5–10 cm,. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Freshwater/oligohaline, salinity 0.7‰, vegetation (Bacopa, Panicum, Spartina). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype 1 adult male, 3 subadult males, 2 females, 4 juveniles, UMA AR.1918; 2 adult males, 3 females (1 ovigerous), GCRL 201 [details]
 

Feeding Type
detritus feeder [details]