Caridina, H. Milne-Edwards, 1837

Cai, Y., 2006, Atyid shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea) of the Ryukyu Islands, southern Japan, with descriptions of two new species, Journal of Natural History 40 (38 - 40), pp. 2123-2172: 2134-2135

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.1080/00222930601084049

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Caridina
status

 

Caridina   typus H. Milne Edwards, 1837

Caridina   typus H. Milne Edwards, 1837, p 363, Pl. 25, figs. 4, 5 [type locality: unknown].

Caridina   typus: Kamita 1963, p 5, fig. 5; Shokita and Nishijima 1977, p 187; Hayashi, 1989c, p 310, fig.168; Shokita 2002, p 164; 2003, p 249, figs. 18G, 19C, 20L; Shokita et al. 2002b, p 76; Shokita et al. 2003a, p 101; 2003b, p 117; Cai and Anker 2004, p 236; Cai et al. 2006, p 412, figs. 13–15.

Caridina exilirostris Stimpson, 1860, p 98   [type locality: Okinawa (Loo Choo) Island, Ryukyu Islands, Japan].

Material examined

Syntypes: 3 females, cl 7.0– 8.4 mm, MNHN-Na 930, no date. Neotype of Caridina exilirostris   : ovigerous female, cl 7.4 mm, NSMT, Okuma River, Okinawa Island, Ryukyu Islands, coll. P. K. L. Ng et al., 31 May 1998. Others: 3 females, cl 3.0– 3.2 mm, 4 males, cl 4.4– 4.7 mm, upstream of Nakama river , Iriomote Island , Ryukyu Islands , coll. M. Tomokuni, 3 November 1985; 1 female, cl 7.7 mm, upper of Kawauchi-gawa River , Amami-oshima Island , Ryukyu Islands , coll. M. Takeda, 15 July 1988; 1 female, cl 54 mm, URB1230 View Materials , Sumiyoh-gawa River , Amami-ohshima Island , Ryukyu Islands , coll. M. Takeda, 17 July 1988; 1 male, cl 4.8 mm, 1 ovigerous female, cl 6.9 mm, URB1112 View Materials , Shino-kawa River , Amami-oshima Island , Ryukyu Islands , coll. M. Takeda, 17 July 1988; 4 females, cl 5.4–6.8 mm, URB1182 View Materials , Kawauchi-gawa River , Amami-ohshima Island , Ryukyu Islands , coll. M. Takeda, 15 July 1988; 3 males, 4.9–5.9 mm, 4 females, cl 6.5–7.5 mm, 2 ovigerous females, cl 6.1–6.5 mm, URB1218 View Materials , Kawauchi-gawa River , Amami-ohshima Island , Ryukyu Islands , coll. Takeda, 18 July 1988; 1 male, cl 4.2 mm, 2 females, cl 4.8–5.2 mm, 2 ovigerous females, cl 5.2–5.6 mm, URB1135 View Materials , Kanyu-gawa River , Amami-ohshima Island , Ryukyu Islands , coll. M. Takeda, 16 July 1988   .

Habitat

Rivers and streams which discharge to the sea.

Remarks

Cai et al. (2006) recently designated a neotype for C. exilirostris Stimpson, 1860   from Okinawa Island, Ryukyu Islands, and synonymized it with Caridina   typus. This is the most common species found from the Ryukyu Islands.

Distribution

Indo-West Pacific.

NSMT

National Science Museum (Natural History)

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Decapoda

Family

Atyidae

Loc

Caridina

Cai, Y. 2006
2006
Loc

Caridina

Cai Y & Anker A 2004: 236
Shokita S & Fujita Y & Nagai T & Ito A & Kawahara T & Noho H 2003: 101
Shokita S & Nagai T & Fujita Y & Naruse T & Ito A & Nagamatsu T & Yamazaki T & Shinjo K & Nagata Y 2002: 76
Hayashi K-I 1989: 310
Shokita S & Nishijima S 1977: 187
Kamita T 1963: 5
1963
Loc

Caridina exilirostris

Stimpson W 1860: 98
1860
Loc

Caridina

Milne Edwards H 1837: 363
1837