Sternostylus Baba, Ahyong & Schnabel, 2018

Arnes-Urgelles, Camila, Buglass, Salome, Ahyong, Shane T., Salinas-de-Leon, Pelayo, Wicksten, Mary K. & Marsh, Leigh, 2020, Arthropoda; Crustacea; Decapoda of deep-sea volcanic habitats of the Galapagos Marine Reserve, Tropical Eastern Pacific, Biodiversity Data Journal 8, pp. 54482-54482 : 54482

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Sternostylus Baba, Ahyong & Schnabel, 2018


Sternostylus Baba, Ahyong & Schnabel, 2018


Type status: Other material. Occurrence: recordedBy: CDF Volunteer; behavior: associated with octocorallia; occurrenceStatus: present; preparations: Image only; associatedMedia:; occurrenceID: H1443_014622_Sternostylus_sp_indet.; Taxon: scientificNameID:; scientificName: Sternostylus; kingdom: Animalia; phylum: Arthropoda; class: Malacostraca; order: Decapoda; family: Sternostylidae; genus: Sternostylus; scientificNameAuthorship: Baba, Ahyong & Schnabel, 2018; taxonomicStatus: accepted; Location: locationID: MRGID8403; waterBody: Pacific Ocean; country: Ecuador; stateProvince: Galapagos; locality: Southeast ; verbatimLocality: Galapagos Platform; minimumDepthInMeters: 445; maximumDepthInMeters: 445; decimalLatitude: -0.3766; decimalLongitude: -90.8176; geodeticDatum: WGS84; coordinateUncertaintyInMeters: 15; Identification: identifiedBy: Shane Ahyong; dateIdentified: 2017; identificationRemarks: ID from imagery only; identificationQualifier: Sternostylus sp. indet.; Event: eventID: NA064; samplingProtocol: Remotely Operated Vehicles; eventDate: 07-06-15; eventTime: 1:46:22 AM; habitat: Volcanic Cone; Record Level: language: en; bibliographicCitation: WoRMS (2019). Sternostylus Baba, Ahyong & Schnabel, 2018. Accessed at: on 2019-08-23; institutionCode: CDF; collectionCode: Arthropoda; datasetName: Video transect framegrabs; basisOfRecord: HumanObservation GoogleMaps


This species is possibly new to science. Fig. 8 View Figure 8