WoRMS taxon details

Austroleptostylis Gerken, 2014

869200  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:869200)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Gerken, S. (2014). Eleven new species and a new genus of Diastylidae (Crustacea: Cumacea) from Australia and one new species from Canada. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 66(1): 1-62., available online at https://doi.org/10.3853/j.2201-4349.66.2014.1601 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Etymology The new genus name is formed from the combination of Austro from the Latin austral for southern, and Leptostylis, referring...  
Etymology The new genus name is formed from the combination of Austro from the Latin austral for southern, and Leptostylis, referring to the fact that the genus is only known from the southern hemisphere [details]
Watling, L.; Gerken, S. (2019). World Cumacea Database. Austroleptostylis Gerken, 2014. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=869200 on 2019-07-19
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original description Gerken, S. (2014). Eleven new species and a new genus of Diastylidae (Crustacea: Cumacea) from Australia and one new species from Canada. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 66(1): 1-62., available online at https://doi.org/10.3853/j.2201-4349.66.2014.1601 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From other sources
Etymology The new genus name is formed from the combination of Austro from the Latin austral for southern, and Leptostylis, referring to the fact that the genus is only known from the southern hemisphere [details]