WoRMS taxon details

Tongorchestia towneri Lowry & Bopiah, 2013

744633  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:744633)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Lowry, J. K.; Bopiah, A. (2013). The talitrid amphipods of Tonga (Crustacea, Amphipoda, Talitridae). <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3681(4): 347., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3681.4.2 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  AM P.89674, geounit Tongan Exclusive Economic...  
Holotype AM P.89674, geounit Tongan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Etymology Named for Greg Towner, Australian Museum volunteer and collector of the species.  
Etymology Named for Greg Towner, Australian Museum volunteer and collector of the species. [details]
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. Tongorchestia towneri Lowry & Bopiah, 2013. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=744633 on 2018-12-18
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2013-11-25 09:11:32Z
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original description Lowry, J. K.; Bopiah, A. (2013). The talitrid amphipods of Tonga (Crustacea, Amphipoda, Talitridae). <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3681(4): 347., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3681.4.2 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype AM P.89674, geounit Tongan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From editor or global species database
Etymology Named for Greg Towner, Australian Museum volunteer and collector of the species. [details]

Habitat Beach-hoppers, living among leaves and dead algae in the supralittoral zone. [details]