Copepoda taxon details

Ameira Boeck, 1865

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Ameira longipes Boeck, 1865 (type by original designation)
Species Ameira ambigua Scott T., 1903 accepted as Ameira minuta Boeck, 1865 (synonym according to Lang (1948))
Species Ameira amphibia Brady, 1902 accepted as Nitokra typica Boeck, 1865 represented as Nitokra typica typica Boeck, 1865 (synonym according to Lang (1948))
Species Ameira arenicola Lang, 1935 accepted as Proameira arenicola (Lang, 1935)
Species Ameira ariana (Monard, 1928) accepted as Ameiropsyllus ariana (Monard, 1928)
Species Ameira atlantica Noodt, 1958 represented as Ameira atlantica atlantica Noodt, 1958
Species Ameira attenuata Thompson I.C., 1893 accepted as Filexilia attenuata (Thompson I.C., 1893) (transferred to Filexilia)
Species Ameira bathyalis Becker & Schriever, 1979
Species Ameira bengalensis Rao & Ganapati, 1969 accepted as Glabrameira bengalensis (Rao & Ganapati, 1969) (generic transfer)
Species Ameira boecki Lang, 1936 accepted as Sarsameira boecki (Lang, 1936)
Species Ameira brevipes Kunz, 1954 accepted as Filexilia brevipes (Kunz, 1954)
Species Ameira breviremis Brady, 1905
Species Ameira confluens Ranga Reddy, 1984
Species Ameira curviseta Willey, 1929
Species Ameira divagans Nicholls, 1939 represented as Ameira divagans divagans Nicholls, 1939
Species Ameira divergens Nicholls, 1939
Species Ameira dubia Sars G.O., 1920 accepted as Proameira dubia (Sars G.O., 1920)
Species Ameira elegans Scott T., 1905 accepted as Nitokra elegans (Scott T., 1905)
Species Ameira exigua Scott T., 1894
Species Ameira exilis Scott T. & Scott A., 1894 accepted as Sarsameira exilis (Scott T. & Scott A., 1894)
Species Ameira faroensis Schriever, 1982
Species Ameira gracile Scott A., 1896 accepted as Sicameira gracilis (Scott A., 1896) (transferred to Sicameira)
Species Ameira gracilimana (Giesbrecht, 1902)
Species Ameira gracilis Scott A., 1896 accepted as Sicameira gracilis (Scott A., 1896)
Species Ameira grandis Nicholls, 1939
Species Ameira gravellicola Guille & Soyer, 1966
Species Ameira hiddensoensis Schäfer, 1936 accepted as Proameira hiddensoensis (Schäfer, 1936)
Species Ameira hyalina (Noodt, 1952) accepted as Psammameira hyalina Noodt, 1952
Species Ameira intermedia Galhano, 1970
Species Ameira kimchi Karanovic & Cho, 2012
Species Ameira leptoderma (Klie, 1950) accepted as Sicameira leptoderma Klie, 1950 (transferred to Sicameira)
Species Ameira listensis Mielke, 1973
Species Ameira littoralis Nicholls, 1939
Species Ameira longicaudata Nicholls, 1940 accepted as Filexilia trisetosa Conroy-Dalton & Huys, 1997 (Invalid name as a primary homonym of Ameira longicaudata T. Scott, 1892)
Species Ameira longifurca Bodin, 1964 accepted as Filexilia longifurca (Bodin, 1964) (generic transfer)
Species Ameira longipes Boeck, 1865
Species Ameira longiremis Scott T., 1894
Species Ameira longispina Gee, 2009
Species Ameira lusitanica Galhano, 1970
Species Ameira marina (Jaschnov, 1935)
Species Ameira minor Thompson I.C. & Scott A., 1903
Species Ameira minuta Boeck, 1865
Species Ameira parascotti Chislenko, 1977
Species Ameira parasimulans Lang, 1965 accepted as Psammameira parasimulans (Lang, 1965) (generic transfer)
Species Ameira parva Boeck, 1872
Species Ameira parvula (Claus, 1866)
Species Ameira parvuloides Lang, 1965
Species Ameira pestae Petkovski, 1955
Species Ameira phaedra Monard, 1935 accepted as Proameira phaedra (Monard, 1935)
Species Ameira propinqua Scott T., 1902 accepted as Sarsameira propinqua (Scott T., 1902)
Species Ameira pusilla Scott T., 1903
Species Ameira reducta Petkovski, 1954
Species Ameira reflexa Scott T., 1894 accepted as Pseudameira reflexa (Scott T., 1894)
Species Ameira scotti Sars G.O., 1911
Species Ameira sibogae Scott A., 1909
Species Ameira simplex Norman & Scott T., 1905 accepted as Proameira simplex (Norman & Scott T., 1905)
Species Ameira simulans Scott T., 1912
Species Ameira speciosa Monard, 1935
Species Ameira spinipes Nicholls, 1940
Species Ameira tau (Giesbrecht, 1881) accepted as Ameira parvula (Claus, 1866)
Species Ameira tenella Sars G.O., 1907 accepted as Filexilia attenuata (Thompson I.C., 1893) (junior subjective synonym)
Species Ameira tenuicornis Scott T., 1902
Species Ameira tenuipes Thompson I.C. & Scott A., 1903 accepted as Sarsameira tenuipes (Thompson I.C. & Scott A., 1903)
Species Ameira tenuiremis Scott T., 1902
Species Ameira trisetosa Krishnaswamy, 1957
Species Ameira usitata Klie, 1950
Species Ameira zahaae Karanovic & Cho, 2012
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Walter, T.C. & Boxshall, G. (2018). World of Copepods database. Ameira Boeck, 1865. Accessed at: on 2018-06-25
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2005-04-01 10:30:46Z
2010-07-02 18:56:27Z
2015-02-23 08:14:28Z

basis of record Huys, R. (2001). Copepoda - Harpacticoida, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 268-280 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Webber, W.R.; Fenwick, G.D.; Bradford-Grieve, J.M.; Eagar S.G.; Buckeridge, J.S.; Poore, G.C.B.; Dawson, E.W.; Watling, L.; Jones, J.B.; Wells, J.B.J.; Bruce, N.L.; Ahyong, S.T.; Larsen, K.; Chapman, M.A.; Olesen, J.; Ho, J.; Green, J.D.; Shiel, R.J.; Rocha, C.E.F.; Lörz, A.; Bird, G.J.; Charleston, W.A. (2010). Phylum Arthropoda Subphylum Crustacea: shrimps, crabs, lobsters, barnacles, slaters, and kin, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2010). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 2. Kingdom Animalia: Chaetognatha, Ecdysozoa, Ichnofossils. pp. 98-232. [details]   

additional source Bodin, P. (1997). Catalogue of the new marine harpacticoid copepods. Studiedocumenten van het K.B.I.N. = Documents de Travail de l'I.R.Sc.N.B., 89. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 304 pp. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 273 [details]   

additional source Boeck, A. (1865). Oversigt over de ved Norges Kyster jagttagne Copepoder henhorende til Calanidernes, Cyclopidernes og Harpactidernes Familier. Forhandlinger i Videnskabs-Selskabet i Christiania. 1864: 226-282.
page(s): 273 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
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Ameira longipes from Sars, G.O. 1907
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