WoRMS name details

Microarcturus Nordenstam, 1933

293850  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:293850)

nomen nudum (erected without type species)
Genus

Species Microarcturus abnormis Kussakin, 1967 accepted as Mixarcturus abnormis (Kussakin, 1967) (superseded original combination)
Species Microarcturus barnardi Kensley, 1984 accepted as Neoarcturus barnardi (Kensley, 1984) (superseded original combination)
Species Microarcturus biseralis Kensley, 1978 accepted as Neoarcturus biseralis (Kensley, 1978) (superseded original combination)
Species Microarcturus dayi Kensley, 1977 accepted as Austroarcturus dayi (Kensley, 1977) (superseded original combination)
Species Microarcturus digitatus Nordenstam, 1933 accepted as Mixarcturus digitatus (Nordenstam, 1933) (superseded original combination)
Species Microarcturus halei Kensley, 1984 accepted as Neoarcturus halei (Kensley, 1984) (superseded original combination)
Species Microarcturus hirticornis (Monod, 1926) accepted as Fissarcturus hirticornis (Monod, 1926) (synonym)
Species Microarcturus laevis Kensley, 1975 accepted as Austroarcturus laevis (Kensley, 1975) (superseded original combination)
Species Microarcturus longispinus Kensley, 1984 accepted as Neoarcturus longispinus (Kensley, 1984) (superseded original combination)
Species Microarcturus mawsoni Hale, 1946 accepted as Fissarcturus mawsoni (Hale, 1946) (superseded original combination)
Species Microarcturus nordenstami Kensley, 1984 accepted as Neoarcturus nordenstami (Kensley, 1984) (superseded original combination)
Species Microarcturus ornatus Kensley, 1975 accepted as Neoarcturus ornatus (Kensley, 1975) (superseded original combination)
Species Microarcturus quadriconus Kensley, 1975 accepted as Austroarcturus quadriconus (Kensley, 1975) (superseded original combination)
Species Microarcturus rugosus Nordenstam, 1933 accepted as Fissarcturus rugosus (Nordenstam, 1933) (superseded original combination)
Species Microarcturus scutatus Stephensen, 1947 accepted as Pseudidothea scutata (Stephensen, 1947) (superseded original combination)
Species Microarcturus tannerensis Schultz, 1966 accepted as Califarcturus tannerensis (Schultz, 1966) (superseded original combination)
Species Microarcturus youngi Kensley, 1978 accepted as Neoarcturus youngi (Kensley, 1978) (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Nordenstam, A. (1933). Marine Isopoda of the families Serolidae, Idoteidae, Pseudidotheidae, Arcturidae, Parasellidae and Stenetriidae mainly from the South Atlantic. <em>Further Zoological Results of the Swedish Antarctic Expedition 1901-1903.</em> 3(1): 1-284, pls. 1-2. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
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. Microarcturus Nordenstam, 1933. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=293850 on 2019-12-10
Date
action
by
2008-02-19 09:31:38Z
created
2008-03-13 10:11:15Z
changed
2009-02-20 10:38:06Z
changed

Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


original description Nordenstam, A. (1933). Marine Isopoda of the families Serolidae, Idoteidae, Pseudidotheidae, Arcturidae, Parasellidae and Stenetriidae mainly from the South Atlantic. <em>Further Zoological Results of the Swedish Antarctic Expedition 1901-1903.</em> 3(1): 1-284, pls. 1-2. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Schotte, M.; Kensley, B. F.; Shilling, S. (1995 onwards). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA - no longer online. [website archived on 2018-01-25]. [details]   

additional source Poore G.C.B. (1991). Neoarcturus Barnard, 1914: diagnoses of the genus and its type species and substitution for the nomen nudum "Microarcturus" Nordenstam, 1933 (Isopoda, Arcturidae). Annals of the South African Museum, 101, 1, 1-8. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality