WoRMS taxon details

Metacirolana Kussakin, 1979

118403  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:118403)

Species Metacirolana agaricicola Kensley, 1984
Species Metacirolana agujae Müller, 1991
Species Metacirolana anatola Bruce, 1986
Species Metacirolana anocula (Kensley, 1984)
Species Metacirolana arnaudi Kensley, 1989
Species Metacirolana basteni (Bruce, 1980)
Species Metacirolana bicornis (Kensley, 1978)
Species Metacirolana caeca (Hansen, 1916)
Species Metacirolana calypso Brusca, Wetzer & France, 1995
Species Metacirolana chemola Schotte & Kensley, 2005
Species Metacirolana convexissima (Kensley, 1984)
Species Metacirolana costata Nunomura, 1999
Species Metacirolana fishelsoni (Bruce & Jones, 1978)
Species Metacirolana fornicata (Mezhov, 1981)
Species Metacirolana halia Kensley, 1984
Species Metacirolana hanseni (Bonnier, 1896)
Species Metacirolana japonica (Hansen, 1890)
Species Metacirolana joanneae (Schultz, 1966)
Species Metacirolana lombok Sidabalok & Bruce, 2018
Species Metacirolana mayana (Bowman, 1987)
Species Metacirolana mbudya Bruce, 1981
Species Metacirolana menziesi Kensley, 1984
Species Metacirolana mioskon Sidabalok & Bruce, 2018
Species Metacirolana monodi (Jones, 1976)
Species Metacirolana nana (Bruce, 1980)
Species Metacirolana neocaledonica Bruce, 1996
Species Metacirolana nicosmiti Bruce & Rodcharoen, 2021
Species Metacirolana pigmentata Müller & Salvat, 1993
Species Metacirolana riobaldoi (Lemos de Castro & Brasil Lima, 1976)
Species Metacirolana rotunda (Bruce & Jones, 1978)
Species Metacirolana rugosa (Bruce, 1980)
Species Metacirolana serrata (Bruce, 1980)
Species Metacirolana shijikiensis Nunomura, 2008
Species Metacirolana spinosa (Bruce, 1980)

Species Metacirolana costaricensis Brusca & Iverson, 1985 accepted as Aphantolana costaricensis (Brusca & Iverson, 1985) (basionym)
Species Metacirolana moortgati Müller & Salvat, 1993 accepted as Aphantolana moortgati (Müller & Salvat, 1993) (basionym)
Species Metacirolana sphaeromiformis (Hansen, 1890) accepted as Aphantolana sphaeromiformis (Hansen, 1890)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Boyko, C.B.; Bruce, N.L.; Hadfield, K.A.; Merrin, K.L.; Ota, Y.; Poore, G.C.B.; Taiti, S. (Eds) (2008 onwards). World Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Isopod Crustaceans database. Metacirolana Kussakin, 1979. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=118403 on 2022-11-26
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taxonomy source Brusca, R. C., Wetzer, R. and France, S. C. (1995) Cirolanidae, Crustacea: Isopoda: Flabellifera of the tropical eastern Pacific. Proceedings of the San Diego Society of Natural History 30: 1-96. [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Isopoda - excluding Epicaridea, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 315-321 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Bruce, N. L. (1986) Cirolanidae (Crustacea: Isopoda) of Australia. Records of the Australian Museum Supplement 6: 1-239.
note: Emendation (re-diagnosis of genus) [details]   

additional source Brusca, R. C., Wetzer, R. and France, S. C. (1995) Cirolanidae, Crustacea: Isopoda: Flabellifera of the tropical eastern Pacific. Proceedings of the San Diego Society of Natural History 30: 1-96.
note: Emendation (re-diagnosis of genus) [details]   

additional source 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]   

redescription Bruce, N. L. (1981). Cirolanidae(Crustacea: Isopoda) of Australia: Diagnoses of <I>Cirolana</I> Leach, <I>Metacirolana</I> Nierstrasz, <I>Neocirolana</I> Hale, <I>Anopsilana</I> Paulian & Debouteville, and three new genera—<I>Natatolana, Politolana</I> and <I>Cartetolana</I>. <em>Australian Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research.</em> 32(6): 945-966. [details]   
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Authority The genus had long been incorrectly attributed to Nierstrasz (1931). Brusca et al. (1995) correctly pointed out (p. 67) that the authority is Kussakin (1979). [details]
Japanese スナホリムシモドキ属 [from synonym]スナホリムシモドキ  [details]