WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephonyx arabiensis Diffenthal & Horton, 2007

468195  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:468195)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Diffenthal M, Horton T. 2007. Stephonyx arabiensis (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Lysianassoidea: Uristidae), a new deep-water scavenger species from the Indian Ocean, with a key to the genus Stephonyx. Zootaxa. 1665:31–41. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North Arabian Sea  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in North Arabian Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Holotype female, 26.7 mm, NHM 2007.799....  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype female, 26.7 mm, NHM 2007.799. Paratypes: male, 24.9 mm, NHM 2007. 800; 6 large mature females, NHM 2007.801–806; 31 males, NHM 2007.807–816; 14 immature females, NHM 2007.817–826; 14 juveniles, NHM 2007.827–836. [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 963–1864 m.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 963–1864 m. [details]
Lowry, J. (2011). Stephonyx arabiensis. 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://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=468195 on 2017-12-17

Date
action
by
2010-04-22 13:40:21Z
created
2011-01-05 10:31:20Z
checked

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original description Diffenthal M, Horton T. 2007. Stephonyx arabiensis (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Lysianassoidea: Uristidae), a new deep-water scavenger species from the Indian Ocean, with a key to the genus Stephonyx. Zootaxa. 1665:31–41. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 963–1864 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype female, 26.7 mm, NHM 2007.799. Paratypes: male, 24.9 mm, NHM 2007. 800; 6 large mature females, NHM 2007.801–806; 31 males, NHM 2007.807–816; 14 immature females, NHM 2007.817–826; 14 juveniles, NHM 2007.827–836. [details]
 

Feeding Type
scavenger [details]