GNATHOSTENETROIDIDAE Kussakin, 1967

Kensley, B & Schotte, M, 2002, New species and records of Asellota from the Indian Ocean (Crustacea: Peracarida: Isopoda), Journal of Natural History 36, pp. 1421-1461: 1422

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1464-5262

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GNATHOSTENETROIDIDAE Kussakin, 1967
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Family GNATHOSTENETROIDIDAE Kussakin, 1967   Genus Maresiella Fresi and Scipione, 1980  

Maresia Fresi, 1973: 302   .

Maresiella Fresi and Scipione, 1980: 313   ; Müller, 1992: 205.

Diagnosis. Cephalon with strong rostrum anteriorly concave or truncate; anterolateral corners rounded; antennal teeth lacking on anterior margin. Eyes dorsolateral, of three to eight ommatidia. Pereopod 1 in male with propodus longer than palm width, with band of elongate setae just mesial to anterior margin; posterior margin strongly setose; palm demarcated posterodistally by robust seta; palm straight, bearing row of oblique pectinate setae. Pereopod 1 in female, propodus less elongate than in male, lacking anteromesial row of elongate setae. Pereopods 2–7 biunguiculate. Pleopod 1 in male biramous, operculiform. Pleopod 2, rami fused in female, operculiform. Pleopod 2 in male with exopod short, lobate, terminal or subterminal on protopod; copulatory stylet of endopod widening distally to bilobed, setal fringed structure. Uropod biramous, with robust protopod.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Isopoda

Family

Gnathostenetroididae

Loc

GNATHOSTENETROIDIDAE Kussakin, 1967

Kensley, B & Schotte, M 2002
2002
Loc

Maresiella

MULLER, H. - G. 1992: 205
1992