WoRMS taxon details

Fortimesus gigas (Birstein, 1960)

579416  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:579416)

accepted
Species
Haplomesus gigas Birstein, 1960 · unaccepted (basionym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Birstein, J. A. (1960). The family Ischnomesidae (Crustacea, Isopoda, Asellota) in the north-western part of the Pacific and the problem of amphiboreal and bipolar distribution of the deep sea fauna. <em>Zoologicheskii Zhurnal, Moscow.</em> 34(1): 3-28. [details]   

(of Haplomesus gigas Birstein, 1960) Birstein, J. A. (1960). The family Ischnomesidae (Crustacea, Isopoda, Asellota) in the north-western part of the Pacific and the problem of amphiboreal and bipolar distribution of the deep sea fauna. <em>Zoologicheskii Zhurnal, Moscow.</em> 34(1): 3-28. [details]   
Type locality contained in North West Pacific  
type locality contained in North West Pacific [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. Fortimesus gigas (Birstein, 1960). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=579416 on 2023-01-27
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original description Birstein, J. A. (1960). The family Ischnomesidae (Crustacea, Isopoda, Asellota) in the north-western part of the Pacific and the problem of amphiboreal and bipolar distribution of the deep sea fauna. <em>Zoologicheskii Zhurnal, Moscow.</em> 34(1): 3-28. [details]   

original description  (of Haplomesus gigas Birstein, 1960) Birstein, J. A. (1960). The family Ischnomesidae (Crustacea, Isopoda, Asellota) in the north-western part of the Pacific and the problem of amphiboreal and bipolar distribution of the deep sea fauna. <em>Zoologicheskii Zhurnal, Moscow.</em> 34(1): 3-28. [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]   

new combination reference Kavanagh, F. A. and Wilson, G. D. F. (2007). Revision of the genus Haplomesus (Isopoda: Asellota: Ischnomesidae) with erection of four new genera. <em>Invertebrate Systematics.</em> 21(5): 487., available online at https://doi.org/10.1071/is06031 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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