WoRMS taxon details

Ambicholestes Just, 1998

491805  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:491805)

accepted
Genus
Species Ambicholestes crassicornis (Just, 1984)
Species Ambicholestes cygnatratus Just, 1998
Species Ambicholestes magellani (Just, 1984)
Species Ambicholestes nanshaensis (Ren, 2006)
Species Ambicholestes poorei Just, 1998
Species Ambicholestes squamiferus (Just, 1984)
Species Ambicholestes trilobatus Just, 1998

Subgenus Ambicholestes (Ambicholestes) Just, 1998 accepted as Ambicholestes Just, 1998 (raised to genus level)
  » Species Ambicholestes (Ambicholestes) crassicornis (Just, 1984) accepted as Ambicholestes crassicornis (Just, 1984) (superseded combination)
  » Species Ambicholestes (Ambicholestes) cygnatratus Just, 1998 accepted as Ambicholestes cygnatratus Just, 1998 (superseded combination)
  » Species Ambicholestes (Ambicholestes) magellani (Just, 1984) accepted as Ambicholestes magellani (Just, 1984) (superseded combination)
  » Species Ambicholestes (Ambicholestes) poorei Just, 1998 accepted as Ambicholestes poorei Just, 1998 (superseded combination)
  » Species Ambicholestes (Ambicholestes) squamiferus (Just, 1984) accepted as Ambicholestes squamiferus (Just, 1984) (superseded combination)
  » Species Ambicholestes (Ambicholestes) trilobatus Just, 1998 accepted as Ambicholestes trilobatus Just, 1998 (superseded combination)
Subgenus Ambicholestes (Australolestes) Just, 1998 accepted as Australolestes Just, 2011 (raised to genus level)
Subgenus Ambicholestes (Austrolestes) Just, 1998 accepted as Ambicholestes (Australolestes) Just, 1998 accepted as Australolestes Just, 2011 (junior homonym (Insecta, Odonata))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Just J. (1998). Siphonoecetinae (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Ischyroceridae) : Australia Concholestids, Ambicholestes n.gen., with a description of six new species, and a new, restricted diagnosis for Caribboecetes Just, 1983. Records of the Australian Museum., 50, 1, 27-54. [details]   
Etymology The genus name is derived from the Latin ambifarius = with two sides, referring to the bimodal distribution of the genus...  
Etymology The genus name is derived from the Latin ambifarius = with two sides, referring to the bimodal distribution of the genus (South East Asia-Australia and the Caribbean), combined with an allusion to its concholestid affinity. Masculinum. [details]
Horton, T.; Lowry, J.; De Broyer, C.; Bellan-Santini, D.; Coleman, C.O.; Corbari, L.; Costello, M.J.; Daneliya, M.; Dauvin, J.-C.; Fišer, C.; Gasca, R.; Grabowski, M.; Guerra-García, J.M.; Hendrycks, E.; Hughes, L.; Jaume, D.; Jazdzewski, K.; Kim, Y.-H.; King, R.; Krapp-Schickel, T.; LeCroy, S.; Lörz, A.-N.; Mamos, T.; Senna, A.R.; Serejo, C.; Sket, B.; Souza-Filho, J.F.; Tandberg, A.H.; Thomas, J.D.; Thurston, M.; Vader, W.; Väinölä, R.; Vonk, R.; White, K.; Zeidler, W. (2021). World Amphipoda Database. Ambicholestes Just, 1998. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=491805 on 2021-10-28
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2010-07-22 07:06:16Z
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2010-08-23 07:05:01Z
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2013-11-14 09:13:23Z
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2018-02-11 19:36:08Z
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original description Just J. (1998). Siphonoecetinae (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Ischyroceridae) : Australia Concholestids, Ambicholestes n.gen., with a description of six new species, and a new, restricted diagnosis for Caribboecetes Just, 1983. Records of the Australian Museum., 50, 1, 27-54. [details]   

original description  (of Ambicholestes (Ambicholestes) Just, 1998) Just J. (1998). Siphonoecetinae (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Ischyroceridae) : Australia Concholestids, Ambicholestes n.gen., with a description of six new species, and a new, restricted diagnosis for Caribboecetes Just, 1983. Records of the Australian Museum., 50, 1, 27-54. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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Etymology The genus name is derived from the Latin ambifarius = with two sides, referring to the bimodal distribution of the genus (South East Asia-Australia and the Caribbean), combined with an allusion to its concholestid affinity. Masculinum. [details]