Macrostylis magnifica

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Janiroidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Cladus: Pancrustacea
Superclassis: Multicrustacea
Classis: Malacostraca
Subclassis: Eumalacostraca
Superordo: Peracarida
Ordo: Isopoda
Subordo: Asellota
Superfamilia: Janiroidea

Familia: Macrostylidae
Genus: Macrostylis
Species: Macrostylis magnifica

Name edit

Macrostylis magnifica Wolff, 1962

Holotype: ZMUC CRU-7189 - female
Type-locality: NW Atlantic; 59°12’N 51°05’W. Habitat: marine benthic, 3521 m depth
Paratypes: none

Descriptions edit

  • Wolff, 1962

Distribution edit

Found in the NW Atlantic (Wolff, 1962).

Habitat edit

Deep-sea marine benthic species, found at a depth of 3521 m (Wolff, 1962).

References edit

  • Crustacea collection at ZMUC
  • Wolff, T. (1962). The systematics and biology of bathyal and abyssal Isopoda Asellota. Galathea Report 6: 7–320, pl. i-xix.