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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFortimesus thomsoni (Beddard, 1886) 
AphiaID: 579420

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacostraca (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumalacostraca (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeracarida (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsopoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsellota (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJaniroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIschnomesidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFortimesus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFortimesus Kavanagh & Wilson, 2007
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplomesus thomsoni Beddard, 1886 (changed genus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteromesus thomsoni (Beddard, 1886) (changed genus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIschnosoma thomsoni Beddard, 1886 (basionym)
Sources  original description Beddard, F. E. (1886) Report on the Isopoda collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Part 2. Report of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger 17: 1-178. [details]

new combination reference Kavanagh, F. A.; Wilson, G. D. F. (2007). Revision of the genus Haplomesus (Isopoda:Asellota:Ischnomesidae) with erection of four new genera. Invertebrate Systematics. 21: 487-535. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality North West Pacific [details]
From editor or global species database
North Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Pacific [details]
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOriginal Combination Ischnosoma thomsoni Beddard, 1886 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorsynonymy Heteromesus thomsoni Richardson, 1908: 81. – Menzies, 1962: 12.

Haplomesus thomsoni Birstein, 1960: 6. – Wolff, 1962: 86, 87, 265, fig. 39; 1971: 209, 210; Kussakin, 1988: 467–468, fig. 383; Merrin & Poore, 2002: 82–84; ICZN, 2004: 82–84.

Not Haplomesus thomsoni; Birstein, 1963b: 60, fig. 27. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:579420
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2011-08-31 06:44:22Z  created  Wilson, George D.F.
  
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  Citation: Wilson, George D.F. (2014). Fortimesus thomsoni (Beddard, 1886). In: Schotte, M.; Boyko, C.B; Bruce, N.L.; Poore, G.C.B.; Taiti, S. & Wilson, G.D.F. (Eds) (2014) World Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Isopod Crustaceans database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=579420 on 2014-10-01
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