WoRMS taxon details

Mothocya longicopa Bruce, 1986

256823  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:256823)

accepted
Species
Irona trillesi Rokicki, 1986 · unaccepted (basionym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Bruce, N. L. (1986) Revision of the isopod crustacean genus <i>Mothocya</i> Costa, in Hope, 1851 (Cymothoidae: Flabellifera), parasitic on marine fishes. Journal of Natural History 20: 1089-1192. [details]   
Note W. Africa  
type locality W. Africa [details]
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. Mothocya longicopa Bruce, 1986. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=256823 on 2023-01-31
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original description Bruce, N. L. (1986) Revision of the isopod crustacean genus <i>Mothocya</i> Costa, in Hope, 1851 (Cymothoidae: Flabellifera), parasitic on marine fishes. Journal of Natural History 20: 1089-1192. [details]   

original description  (of Mothocya trillesi (Rokicki, 1986)) Rokicki, J. (1986) Two new species of Cymothoidae (Crustacea, Isopoda) from fishes of the shelf of North-West Africa. Acta Parasitologica Polonica, Warszawa 30 (27): 251-258. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

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]   
 
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type locality W. Africa [details]