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Isopoda taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGigantione mortenseni Adkison, 1984

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Adkison, D. L. (1984) Two new species of Gigantione Kossmann (Isopoda: Epicaridea: Bopyridae) from the western North Atlantic. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 97: 761- 772. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Gulf of Mexico  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Gulf of Mexico [details]
Boyko, Christopher B.; Schotte, M. (2010). Gigantione mortenseni Adkison, 1984. In: Boyko, C.B; Bruce, N.L.; Hadfield, K.A.; Merrin, K.L.; Ota, Y.; Poore, G.C.B.; Taiti, S.; Schotte, M. & Wilson, G.D.F. (Eds) (2008 onwards). World Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Isopod Crustaceans database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/isopoda/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=260439 on 2017-12-11

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original description Adkison, D. L. (1984) Two new species of Gigantione Kossmann (Isopoda: Epicaridea: Bopyridae) from the western North Atlantic. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 97: 761- 772. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

basis of record Schotte, M., B. F. Kensley, and S. Shilling. (1995 onwards). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA., available online at http://invertebrates.si.edu/isopod/ [details]   

additional source Schotte, M., J. C. Markham, and G. D. F. Wilson. 2009. Isopoda (Crustacea) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 973–986 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Gulf of Mexico [details]
 

Feeding Type
adult: parasite on Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDromidia antillensis Stimpson, 1858 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoreiradromia antillensis (Stimpson, 1858) [details]