WoRMS taxon details

Floresorchestia Bousfield, 1984

555631  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:555631)

accepted
Genus
Species Floresorchestia andrevo Lowry & Springthorpe, 2015
Species Floresorchestia anomala (Chevreux, 1901)
Species Floresorchestia anoquesana (Bousfield, 1971)
Species Floresorchestia anpingensis Miyamoto & Morino, 2008
Species Floresorchestia boonyanusithii Wongkamhaeng, Dumrongrojwattana & Pattaratumrong, 2016
Species Floresorchestia buraphana Wongkamhaeng, Dumrongrojwattana & Pattaratumrong, 2016
Species Floresorchestia kalili Lowry & Springthorpe, 2015
Species Floresorchestia laurenae Lowry & Springthorpe, 2015
Species Floresorchestia mkomani Bichang'a & Hou in Bichang'a, Kioko, Liu, Li & Hou, 2021
Species Floresorchestia oluanpi Lowry & Springthorpe, 2015
Species Floresorchestia palau Lowry & Myers, 2013
Species Floresorchestia pectenispina (Bousfield, 1970)
Species Floresorchestia poorei Lowry & Springthorpe, 2009
Species Floresorchestia serejoae Lowry & Springthorpe, 2015
Species Floresorchestia seringat Lowry & Springthorpe, 2015
Species Floresorchestia yap Lowry & Springthorpe, 2015

Species Floresorchestia ancheidos (K.H. Barnard, 1916) accepted as Gazia ancheidos (K.H. Barnard, 1916) (superseded original combination)
Species Floresorchestia australis Lowry & Springthorpe, 2009 accepted as Austropacifica australis (Lowry & Springthorpe, 2009) (superseded original combination)
Species Floresorchestia guadalupensis Ciavatti, 1989 accepted as Gazia guadalupensis (Ciavatti, 1989) (superseded original combination)
Species Floresorchestia itampolo Lowry & Springthorpe, 2015 accepted as Gazia itampolo (Lowry & Springthorpe, 2015) (superseded original combination)
Species Floresorchestia limicola (Haswell, 1880) accepted as Carpentaria limicola (Haswell, 1880) (superseded combination)
Species Floresorchestia pickeringi (Dana, 1853) accepted as Platorchestia pickeringi (Dana, 1853)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Bousfield, E. L. (1984). Recent Advances in the Systematics and Biogeography of Landhoppers (Amphipoda: Talitridae) of the Indo-Pacific Region. <em>Biogeography of the Tropical Pacific. Association of Systematics Collections and the Bernice P. Bishop Museum as Bishop Museum Special Publication.</em> In: RADOVSKY F.J., P.H. RAVEN & S.H. SOHMER (Eds 72: 171-210). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
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. Floresorchestia Bousfield, 1984. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=555631 on 2021-06-15
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2010-12-14 08:45:54Z
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2010-12-20 08:10:25Z
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2018-05-31 06:35:03Z
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original description Bousfield, E. L. (1984). Recent Advances in the Systematics and Biogeography of Landhoppers (Amphipoda: Talitridae) of the Indo-Pacific Region. <em>Biogeography of the Tropical Pacific. Association of Systematics Collections and the Bernice P. Bishop Museum as Bishop Museum Special Publication.</em> In: RADOVSKY F.J., P.H. RAVEN & S.H. SOHMER (Eds 72: 171-210). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Remark Bousfield (1984) considers Floresorchestia as a beach-hopper, but mentions that some species become terrestrial in coastal rain forests (species of Floresorchestia). The taxa have well developed pleopods, but F. hanoiensis Hou & Li, 2003 for instance is terrestrial [details]