WoRMS taxon details

Biffarius biformis (Biffar, 1971)

158382  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158382)

accepted
Species
Callianassa biformis Biffar, 1971 (superseded original combination)
Trypaea biformis (Biffar, 1971) (superseded recombination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Biffar, T.A. (1971) New species of Callianassa (Decapoda, Thalassinidea) from the Western Atlantic. Crustaceana, 21, 225-236. [details]   

(of Callianassa biformis Biffar, 1971) Biffar, T.A. (1971) New species of Callianassa (Decapoda, Thalassinidea) from the Western Atlantic. Crustaceana, 21, 225-236. [details]   
Holotype  (of Callianassa biformis Biffar, 1971) USNM...  
Holotype (of Callianassa biformis Biffar, 1971) USNM 135052, verbatimGeounit USA, GA, Doboy Sound... [details]
Distribution Bay of Fundy (Minas Basin) to Florida  
Distribution Bay of Fundy (Minas Basin) to Florida [details]
WoRMS (2021). Biffarius biformis (Biffar, 1971). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158382 on 2021-06-12
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2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
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2010-05-26 13:01:11Z
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original description Biffar, T.A. (1971) New species of Callianassa (Decapoda, Thalassinidea) from the Western Atlantic. Crustaceana, 21, 225-236. [details]   

original description  (of Callianassa biformis Biffar, 1971) Biffar, T.A. (1971) New species of Callianassa (Decapoda, Thalassinidea) from the Western Atlantic. Crustaceana, 21, 225-236. [details]   

taxonomy source Poore, G.C.B., Dworschak, P.C., Robles, R., Mantelatto, F.L. & Felder, D.L. (2019). A new classification of Callianassidae and related families (Crustacea: Decapoda: Axiidea) derived from a molecular phylogeny with morphological support. <em>Memoirs of Museum Victoria,.</em> 78, 73–146., available online at https://doi.org/10.24199/j.mmv.2019.78.05 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Pollock, L.W. (1998). A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=i1AmT31cuR4C  [details]   

additional source Felder, D. L., Álvarez. F.,Goy, J.W. & Lemaitre, R. (2009). Decapoda (Crustacea) of the Gulf of Mexico, with comments on the Amphionidacea,. <em>Felder, D.L., and Camp, D.K. (eds), Gulf of Mexico - Origins, Waters, and Biota. Vol. 1. Biodiversity.</em> Pp. 1019–1104 (Texas A&M University Press: College Station, Texas)., available online at http://biogomx.net/sites/default/files/pdfs/chapters/59-Felder%20et%20al%202009-Decapoda%20of%20the%20GoMx.pdf [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype (of Callianassa biformis Biffar, 1971) USNM 135052, verbatimGeounit USA, GA, Doboy Sound... [details]
From other sources
Distribution Bay of Fundy (Minas Basin) to Florida [details]
LanguageName 
English biform ghost shrimp  [details]
French axie biforme  [details]