WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternophysingidae Holsinger, 1992

555388  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:555388)

accepted
Family
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternophysinx Holsinger & Straškraba, 1973 (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Holsinger J.R. (1992). Sternophysingidae, a new family of subterranean Amphipods (Gammaridea: Crangonyctoidea) from South Africa, with description of Sternophysinx calceola, n. sp. and comments on phylogenetic and biogeographic relationships. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 12, 1, 111-124. [details]   
Daneliya, M.; Holsinger, J.; Horton, T.; Lowry, J. (2016). Sternophysingidae Holsinger, 1992. 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=555388 on 2017-12-13

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original description Holsinger J.R. (1992). Sternophysingidae, a new family of subterranean Amphipods (Gammaridea: Crangonyctoidea) from South Africa, with description of Sternophysinx calceola, n. sp. and comments on phylogenetic and biogeographic relationships. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 12, 1, 111-124. [details]   

additional source Väinölä, R., Witt, J.D.S., Grabowski, M., Bradbury, J.H., Jazdzewski, K., Sket, B. (2008). Global diversity of amphipods (Amphipoda; Crustacea) in freshwater. In: Balian E et al.(eds) Freshwater animal diversity assessment. Hydrobiologia. 595: 241-255.
page(s): 244, table 1; 246, table 2; note: in lists [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Lowry J.K. & Myers A.A. (2012). New, mainly southern hemisphere, freshwater families of Amphipoda (Crustacea), together with a description of the first freshwater calliopiid, Lutriwita bradburyi gen. nov. et sp. nov. Zootaxa. 3499: 27-45., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2012/f/z03499p045f.pdf
page(s): 28; note: in the list of Post-Gondwanan families  [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Lowry, J. K.; Myers, A. A. (2013). A Phylogeny and Classification of the Senticaudata subord. nov. (Crustacea: Amphipoda). Zootaxa. 3610(1): 1-80., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2013/f/zt03610p080.pdf
page(s): 52 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

status source Holsinger J.R. (1992). Sternophysingidae, a new family of subterranean Amphipods (Gammaridea: Crangonyctoidea) from South Africa, with description of Sternophysinx calceola, n. sp. and comments on phylogenetic and biogeographic relationships. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 12, 1, 111-124. [details]   
 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnvironment Hypogean (predominantly hypogean) [details]