WoRMS taxon details

Floresorchestia Bousfield, 1984

555631  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:555631)

accepted
Genus
Species Floresorchestia ancheidos (K.H. Barnard, 1916)
Species Floresorchestia andrevo Lowry & Springthorpe, 2015
Species Floresorchestia anomala (Chevreux, 1901)
Species Floresorchestia anoquesana (Bousfield, 1971)
Species Floresorchestia anpingensis Miyamoto & Morino, 2008
Species Floresorchestia australis Lowry & Springthorpe, 2009
Species Floresorchestia boonyanusithii Wongkamhaeng, Dumrongrojwattana & Pattaratumrong, 2016
Species Floresorchestia buraphana Wongkamhaeng, Dumrongrojwattana & Pattaratumrong, 2016
Species Floresorchestia floresiana (Weber, 1892)
Species Floresorchestia guadalupensis Ciavatti, 1989
Species Floresorchestia hanoiensis Hou & Li, 2003
Species Floresorchestia itampolo Lowry & Springthorpe, 2015
Species Floresorchestia kalili Lowry & Springthorpe, 2015
Species Floresorchestia laurenae Lowry & Springthorpe, 2015
Species Floresorchestia limicola (Haswell, 1880)
Species Floresorchestia malayensis (Tattersall, 1922)
Species Floresorchestia monospina (Stephensen, 1935)
Species Floresorchestia oluanpi Lowry & Springthorpe, 2015
Species Floresorchestia palau Lowry & Myers, 2013
Species Floresorchestia papeari Lowry & Springthorpe, 2015
Species Floresorchestia pectenispina (Bousfield, 1970)
Species Floresorchestia pohnpei Lowry & Myers, 2013
Species Floresorchestia poorei Lowry & Springthorpe, 2009
Species Floresorchestia samoana (Bousfield, 1971)
Species Floresorchestia samroiyodensis Azman, Wongkamhaeng & Dumrongrojwattana, 2014
Species Floresorchestia serejoae Lowry & Springthorpe, 2015
Species Floresorchestia seringat Lowry & Springthorpe, 2015
Species Floresorchestia thienemanni (Schellenberg, 1931)
Species Floresorchestia vitilevana (J.L. Barnard, 1960)
Species Floresorchestia vugiaensis Dang & Le, 2011
Species Floresorchestia yap Lowry & Springthorpe, 2015
Species Floresorchestia yehyuensis Miyamoto & Morino, 2008

Species Floresorchestia pickeringi (Dana, 1853) accepted as Platorchestia pickeringi (Dana, 1853)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
 Bousfield, E. L. (1984). Recent Advances in the Systematics and Biogeography of Landhoppers (Amphipoda: Talitridae) of the Indo-Pacific Region. <em>Biogeography of the Tropical Pacific. Association of Systematics Collections and the Bernice P. Bishop Museum as Bishop Museum Special Publication.</em> In: RADOVSKY F.J., P.H. RAVEN & S.H. SOHMER (Eds 72: 171-210). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Horton, T.; Lowry, J.; De Broyer, C.; Bellan-Santini, D.; Coleman, C. O.; Corbari, L.; Costello, M. J.; 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. (2018). World Amphipoda Database. Floresorchestia Bousfield, 1984. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=555631 on 2018-10-16
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2010-12-14 08:45:54Z
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2010-12-20 08:10:25Z
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original description  Bousfield, E. L. (1984). Recent Advances in the Systematics and Biogeography of Landhoppers (Amphipoda: Talitridae) of the Indo-Pacific Region. <em>Biogeography of the Tropical Pacific. Association of Systematics Collections and the Bernice P. Bishop Museum as Bishop Museum Special Publication.</em> In: RADOVSKY F.J., P.H. RAVEN & S.H. SOHMER (Eds 72: 171-210). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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Remark Bousfield (1984) considers Floresorchestia as a beach-hopper, but mentions that some species become terrestrial in coastal rain forests (species of Floresorchestia). The taxa have well developed pleopods, but F. hanoiensis Hou & Li, 2003 for instance is terrestrial [details]