WoRMS taxon details

Rhopalophthalmus longicauda O. Tattersall, 1957

226626  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:226626)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, terrestrial
Tattersall, O.S. (1957). Report on a small collection of Mysidacea from the Sierra Leone estuary together with a survey of the genus Rhopalophthalmus Illig and a description ofa new species of Tenagomysis from Lagos, Nigeria. <em>Proceedings of the Royal Society London.</em> 129: 81-128. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  BMNH 1957.3.28 9-12, geounit Sierra Leone River  
Holotype BMNH 1957.3.28 9-12, geounit Sierra Leone River [details]
Depth range 0-25m  
Depth range 0-25m [details]
Mees, J. & K. Meland (Eds) (2012 onwards). World List of Lophogastrida, Stygiomysida and Mysida. Rhopalophthalmus longicauda O. Tattersall, 1957. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=226626 on 2019-03-22
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original description Tattersall, O.S. (1957). Report on a small collection of Mysidacea from the Sierra Leone estuary together with a survey of the genus Rhopalophthalmus Illig and a description ofa new species of Tenagomysis from Lagos, Nigeria. <em>Proceedings of the Royal Society London.</em> 129: 81-128. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Price, W. (2001). World list of Mysidacea. [details]   

additional source Müller, H. G. (1993). World catalogue and bibliography of the recent Mysidacea. 238p. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Tattersall, O. S. (1961). Mysidacea from the coasts of tropical West Africa. <em>Atlantide Reports.</em> 6: 143-159. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Wooldridge, T. H.; Mees, J. (2011 onwards). World List of the Mysidacea.  [details]   

additional source MAUCHLINE, J. (1973). The broods of British Mysidacea (Crustacea). - J. mar. biol. Ass. U.K., 53: 801-817. [development [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype BMNH 1957.3.28 9-12, geounit Sierra Leone River [details]
Syntype BMNH 1957.3.28 9-12, geounit Sierra Leone River [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 0-25m [details]

Habitat estuaries, tolerates 15(Lambda) salinity [details]

Remark a gregarious species [details]