WoRMS taxon details

Betamorpha megista Thistle & Hessler, 1977

258027  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:258027)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Thistle, D. and Hessler, R. (1977) A revision of Betamorpha (Isopoda; Asellota) in the world ocean with three new species. Journal of the Linnean Society (Zoology) 60: 275-295., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1977.tb01030.x [details]   
Holotype  USNM 155072, geounit Baja California  
Holotype USNM 155072, geounit Baja California [details]
Note Baja California, Mexico  
From editor or global species database
type locality Baja California, Mexico [details]
Depth range 3616-4021  
Depth range 3616-4021 [details]
Boyko, C.B.; Bruce, N.L.; Hadfield, K.A.; Merrin, K.L.; Ota, Y.; Poore, G.C.B.; Taiti, S.; Schotte, M.; Wilson, G.D.F. (Eds) (2008 onwards). World Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Isopod Crustaceans database. Betamorpha megista Thistle & Hessler, 1977. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=258027 on 2021-05-06
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2008-01-03 13:02:48Z
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2019-05-24 09:00:53Z
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original description Thistle, D. and Hessler, R. (1977) A revision of Betamorpha (Isopoda; Asellota) in the world ocean with three new species. Journal of the Linnean Society (Zoology) 60: 275-295., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1977.tb01030.x [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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype USNM 155072, geounit Baja California [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 3616-4021 [details]

type locality Baja California, Mexico [details]