Ceradocus serratus ( Bate, 1862 )

Hughes, Lauren E., 2016, New genera, species and records of Maeridae from Australian Waters: Austromaera, Ceradocus, Glossomaera, Hamimaera, Huonella gen. nov., Linguimaera and Maeraceterus gen. nov. (Crustacea: Amphipoda), Zootaxa 4115 (1), pp. 1-81: 24-28

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Ceradocus serratus ( Bate, 1862 )
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Ceradocus serratus ( Bate, 1862)  

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Megamaera serrata Bate, 1862: 226   , pl. 39, fig. 5.

Moera spinosa Haswell, 1879a: 268   , pl.10, fig. 5.— Haswell, 1882: 257.— Haswell, 1885: 105, figs 5–12 (part).

Ceradocus rubromaculatus   .— Della Valle, 1893: 720 (in part).— Stebbing, 1906: 431 (in part).

Maera spinosa   . Stebbing, 1910a: 642.

Ceradocus (Denticeradocus) serrata   .— Sheard, 1939: 285, figs 4, 5a–m.

Ceradocus serratus   .— J.L. Barnard, 1972a: 221, figs 130–131.— Ledoyer, 1979: 66, fig. 36.—Ledoyer, 1982: 440, fig. 165.— Barnard & Barnard, 1983: 616.— Lowry & Stoddart, 2003: 176 (catalogue).— Krapp-Schickel & Vader, 2009: 2061 –2065 (key).— Ren, 2012: 190, fig. 82.

Material examined. Christmas Island: 1 male specimen, 7.0 mm, dissected, 4 slides, AM P.92499, dive site ″ Million Dollar Bommie ″ (10°27′22″S 105°38′11″E), 12 m, coarse rubble, 18 October 2008, coll. J.K. Lowry (MI WA866); many specimens, AM P.81805, dive site ″ Million Dollar Bommie ″ (10°27′22″S 105°38′11″E), 12 m, coarse rubble, 18 October 2008, coll. J.K. Lowry (MI WA866) GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen (damaged anterior half only), AM P.81806, dive site ″ Million Dollar Bommie ″ (10°27′22″S 105°38′11″E), 14 m, coral Acropora   sp. with tufted algae, sand and red algae, 18 October 2008, coll. J.K. Lowry and K.B. Attwood (MI WA 867) GoogleMaps   ; 1 female specimen, AM P.81807, Winnifred Beach (10°29′48″S 105°32′44″E), 12.3 m, sand, 21 October 2008, hand collected on SCUBA, coll. K.B. Attwood (MI WA 909). GoogleMaps  

Cocos (Keeling) Islands: 1 male specimen, 6.1 mm, dissected, 4 slides, AM P.92247, dive site ″ Cabbage Patch ″, near Horsburgh Island (12°05′45″S 96°50′32″E), 10 m, rubble, 11 October 2008, coll. J.K. Lowry (MI WA 826) GoogleMaps   ; 13 specimens, AM P.81810, dive site ″ Cabbage Patch ″, near Horsburgh Island (12°05′45″S 96°50′32″E), 10 m, rubble, 11 October 2008, coll. J.K. Lowry, (MI WA 826) GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, AM P.81811, dive site ″ Manta Ray Corner ″, west of Direction Island (12°05′21″S 96°52′23″E), 13.6 m, coarse rubble, 8 October 2008, coll. L.E. Hughes and K.B. Attwood (MI WA 791) GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, AM P.81809, off West Island Jetty (12°05′15″S 96°50′14″E), 1.5 m, rubble, 14 October 2008, coll. L.E. Hughes (MI WA 843). GoogleMaps  

New South Wales: 3 specimens, AM P.83391, Jervis Bay (35°06′49″S 150°44′39″E), 19.4 m, 25 June 2008, coll. Geoscience Australia and M. McArthur (GA0312/JB_23) GoogleMaps   ; 3 specimens, AM P.77081, north east side of Little Broughton Island, north east of Port Stephens (32°37′43″S 152°18′56″E), 16.8 m, under stones, 11 March 2006, coll. P.B. Berents ( NSW 2973 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 2 specimens, AM P.77097, sewage pipeline, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens (32°43′11″S 152°08′28″E), 10 m, mass of intertwined dead algae, 15 March 2006, coll. C. Fraser ( NSW 3042 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 8 specimens, AM P.77095, sewage pipeline, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens (32°43′11″S 152°08′28″E), 10.9 m, bottom growth, 15 March 2006, coll. K.B. Attwood ( NSW 3038 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, AM P.62904, north west side of Toomeree Headland, Port Stephens (32°42′07″S 152°10′31″E), 11 m, macroalga Ecklonia   sp. and mixed algae, 1 June 1998, coll. R.A. Evans ( NSW 1500 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, AM P.82943, north east of Port Stephens, south west side of Looking Glass Isle , Broughton Island (32°37′43″S 152°18′56″E), 16.3 m, hand collected on SCUBA, 13 March 2006, coll. R.T. Springthorpe (MI NSW 2983 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   .

Tasmania: 3 specimens, AM P.88451, Hobart (42°52′S 147°19′E), unknown depth, 17 March 2009, coll. A. Davey GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, AM P.88450, Burnie (41°04′S 145°54′E), unknown depth, 1 March 2005, coll. A. Davey GoogleMaps   ; 2 specimens, AM P. 83568, 100 m north of Fleurieu Point, Freycinet Peninsula (42°10′S 148°15′E) GoogleMaps   , 10 m, coarse shell and sand, 30 April 1991, coll. S.J. Keable and R.T. Springthorpe (TAS 314); 3 specimens, AM P. 83569, 100 m north of Fleurieu Point, Freycinet Peninsula (42°10′S 148°15′E) GoogleMaps   , 10 m, green algae and some green alga Halophila   sp., 30 April 1991, coll. S.J. Keable and R.T. Springthorpe (TAS 322).

South Australia: 3 specimens, AM P.83469, American River Inlet, Muston Point , Kangaroo Island (35°47′S 137°46′E), 4–5 m, clumps of sponge in channel below wharf, 2 February 1979, coll. P.A. Hutchings (SA 56) GoogleMaps   ; 3 specimens, SAMA C6453, Corny Point (34°53′47″S 137°00′38″E), January 1926 GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, SAMA C6586, Edithburg Jetty, Yorke Peninsula (35°06′05″S 137°43′59″E), under rocks, 17 May 2006, coll. K.L. Gowlett- Holmes GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, SAMA C6454, 20 km due west of Outer Harbour , Gulf of St Vincent (34°46′47″S 138°28′50″E), 23–25 m, 18 April 1975, coll. J McPhalain, (quadrant G2) GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, SAMA C6636, 20 km due west of Outer Harbour , Gulf of St Vincent (34°46′47″S 138°28′50″E), 23–25 m, 17 April 1975, coll. J. McPhalain, G6 GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, SAMA C6451, northwest point of Marum Island, Sir Joseph Banks Group (34°31′00″S 137°15′00″E), reef sand pockets and seagrass Posidonia   sp., 23 January 1986, coll. W. Zeidler   and K. Gowlett- Holmes; 10+ specimens, SAMA C7865, west of Aldinga , Gulf of St Vincent (33°16′00″S 138°26′59″E), 38–41 m, in prawn trawl, 8 May 1987, coll. K.L. Gowlett-Homes and S. Corigliano, FV Rivoli Queen GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, NMV J46912 View Materials , Tiparra Reef, Tiparra Bay (34°04′00″S 137°23′00″E), 5 m, 15 March 1985 (SA 16). GoogleMaps  

Western Australia: 1 specimen, AM P.79850, off end of South Mole , Arthur Head, Fremantle (32°03′S 115°44′E), 6 m, spirorbid tube worms, 25 December 1983 GoogleMaps   , coll. J.K. Lowry (WA 283); many specimens, AM P.79849, off end of South Mole , Arthur Head, Fremantle (32°03′S 115°44′E), 6 m, sponge, detritus, epizoic, green alga Caulerpa   sp., 25 December 1983 GoogleMaps   , coll. J.K. Lowry (WA 287); 1 specimen, AM P. 79380, 500 m off Chinamans Rock , Kalbarri (27°42′S 114°09′E), 6 m, rocky bottom, curly brown plus coralline algae, 10 January 1984 GoogleMaps   , coll. J.K. Lowry (WA 459); 1 specimen, AM P.79851, near Mistaken Island, Vancouver Peninsula , King George Sound (35°04′S 117°56′E), 6 m, seagrass, 13 December 1983 GoogleMaps   , coll. R.T. Springthorpe (WA 121); 7 specimens, AM P.79312, rocks near Migo Island, Port Harding , Torbay Bay (35°04′S 117°39′E), 6–7 m, green alga Caulerpa   sp. and detritus, 15 December 1983 GoogleMaps   , coll. J.K. Lowry (WA 144); 5 specimens, NMV J57178 View Materials , North Lumps , 2 km off Mullaloo (31°47′18″S 115°42′48″E), 7 m, 2 May 1986 ( SWA 113 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, NMV J57169 View Materials , Seven Mile Beach , North of Dongara (29°12′00″S 114°53′00″E), 22 April 1986, 1 m ( SWA 83 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, NMV J57177 View Materials , North Lumps , 2 km off Mullaloo (31°47′18″S 115°42′48″E), 8 m, 2 May 1987 ( SWA 112 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, NMV J57168 View Materials , Cliff Head , 30 km south of Dongara (29°32′00″S 114°59′00″E), 3 m, 22 April 1986 ( SWA 84 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, NMV J57176 View Materials East of Wreck Rock (31°47′54″S 115°42′48″E), 3 m, 2 March 1986 ( SWA 115 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   .

Type locality. Flinders and Hummock Islands, Bass Strait.

Distribution. Indian Ocean, Cocos (Keeling) Islands; Christmas Island (current study). Australia. New South Wales: Split Solitary Island; Port Stephens; Port Jackson; Merimbula; Twofold Bay; Jervis Bay ( J.L. Barnard 1972a; current study). Victoria: Shoreham; Port Phillip Bay ( J.L. Barnard 1972a). Tasmania: Flinders and Hummock Islands, Bass Strait ( Bate, 1862). South Australia: Kangaroo Island; Spencer Gulf; Yorke Peninsula; Outer Harbour; Sir Joseph Banks Group; Tiparra (current study). Western Australia: Kalbarri; Fremantle; King George Sound; Torbay Bay, Dongara, Mullaloo (current study). Madagascar. ( Ledoyer 1979; 1982).

NSW

Royal Botanic Gardens, National Herbarium of New South Wales

SAMA

South Australia Museum

NMV

Museum Victoria

SWA

Swansea Museum

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Amphipoda

Family

Melitidae

Genus

Ceradocus

Loc

Ceradocus serratus ( Bate, 1862 )

Hughes, Lauren E. 2016
2016
Loc

Ceradocus serratus

Ren 2012: 190
Krapp-Schickel 2009: 2061
Lowry 2003: 176
Barnard 1983: 616
Ledoyer 1979: 66
Barnard 1972: 221
1972
Loc

Ceradocus (Denticeradocus) serrata

Sheard 1939: 285
1939
Loc

Maera spinosa

Stebbing 1910: 642
1910
Loc

Ceradocus rubromaculatus

Stebbing 1906: 431
Della 1893: 720
1893
Loc

Moera spinosa

Haswell 1885: 105
Haswell 1882: 257
Haswell 1879: 268
1879
Loc

Megamaera serrata

Bate 1862: 226
1862