WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlicella gigantea Chevreux, 1899

488208 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:488208)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Chevreux E. (1899b). Sur deux espèces géantes d'amphipodes provenant des campagnes du yacht Princesse Alice. Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France, 24, 152-158; figs. 1-6;. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  MONA , locality Canary Islands  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MONA , locality Canary Islands [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range lower abyssal (4000-7000m). One record from...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range lower abyssal (4000-7000m). One record from 1720m (Barnard & Ingram) [details]
Lowry, J. (2010). Alicella gigantea Chevreux, 1899. 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=488208 on 2017-11-24

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original description Chevreux E. (1899b). Sur deux espèces géantes d'amphipodes provenant des campagnes du yacht Princesse Alice. Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France, 24, 152-158; figs. 1-6;. [details]   

additional source De Broyer C. & Thurston M.H. (1987). New Atlantic material and redescription of the type specimens of the giant abyssal amphipod Alicella gigantea Chevreux (Crustacea). Zoologica Scripta, 16, 4, 335-350. [details]   

additional source Barnard J.L. & Ingram C.L. (1986). The supergiant amphipod Alicella gigantea Chevreux from the North Pacific gyre. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 6, 4, 825-839. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MONA , locality Canary Islands [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range lower abyssal (4000-7000m). One record from 1720m (Barnard & Ingram) [details]
 

Feeding Type
scavenger [details]