Ceradocus oxyodus Berents, 1983

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: 17

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http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4115.1.1

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http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5306657

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Ceradocus oxyodus Berents, 1983
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Ceradocus oxyodus Berents, 1983  

Ceradocus oxyodus Berents, 1983: 104   , figs 3, 4.— Lowry & Stoddart, 2003: 175 (catalogue).—Krapp-Schickel, 2009: 604, figs 5, 6.— Krapp-Schickel & Vader, 2009: 2061 View Cited Treatment –2065 (key).

Material examined. Northern Territory: 1 female, dissected, 4 slides, NTM Cr015780, Site 1, Export Wharf, Gove Harbour (12°12′18″S 136°40′11″E), 12 June 2001 GoogleMaps   ; 1 male specimen,

NTM Cr 018340, Northwest Crocodile Island, off Millingimbi, Arnhem Land (11°41.162′S 134°9.168′E), 2.7m, sand, 3 Dec 2004, coll. R.S. Williams (RW04-37) GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, NTM Cr 003078, Channel Island, Middle Arm, Darwin Harbour (12°33′S 130°52′23″E), low water mark, coral reef, gravel, sand, clear water, 7 February 1985, coll. J.R. Hanley and C. Hood GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, NTM Cr 013572, Stevens Rock, Darwin Harbour (12°29′07″S 130°47′06″E), 5 August 2002 GoogleMaps   ; 4 specimens, NTM Cr 011729, 5.5 nautical miles northwest of North Peron Island, Beagle Gulf (13°04′26″S 129°56′06″E) GoogleMaps   , 14 m, coarse sand and shale, 3 October 1993, coll. R.S. Williams, FV Kunmunyah (Beagle Gulf Marine Park Survey)   ; 1 specimen, NTM Cr 018339, west of North Peron Island, Beagle Gulf (13°10′15″S 129°55′37″E) GoogleMaps   , 15 m, coarse sand and shale, 3 October 1993, coll. R.S. Williams, FV Kunmunyah (Beagle Gulf Marine Park Survey); 3 specimens, NTM Cr 015850, North of Vashon Head, Port Essington (11°19′59″S 132°10′E) GoogleMaps   , 20 m, 5 March 1984, coll. NT Fisheries; 1 male specimen dissected, 4 slides, AM P.92243, saline pool at northwest end of McCluer Island (11°02′S 132°58′E), depth unknown, blue sponge and algae, 16 October 1982, coll. A.J. Bruce (NT 49) GoogleMaps   ; 9 specimens, AM P.78238, saline pool at northwest end of McCluer Island (11°02′S 132°58′E), depth unknown, blue sponge and algae, 16 October 1982, coll. A.J. Bruce (NT 49) GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, AM P.78237, Weed Reef, Darwin Harbour (12°30′S 130°48′E), 5 m, coral rubble, 6 July 1993, coll. G.J. Edgar (NT 348) GoogleMaps   ; 11 specimens, AM P.78234, patch reef on north side of New Year Island (10°54′S 133°02′E), depth unknown, sponges, 14 October 1982, coll. G.C.B. Poore (NT 15) GoogleMaps   ; 4 specimens, AM P.78235, reef on north side of New Year Island (10°54′S 133°02′E), 6 m, coarse sand, 13 October 1982, coll. J.K. Lowry (NT 3) GoogleMaps   ; 2 specimens, AM P.78244, west end of Oxley Island (11°00′S 132°49′E), 5 m, nudibranchs and hydroids, 21 October 1982, coll. J.K. Lowry (NT 84) GoogleMaps   ; 4 specimens, AM P.77902, west end of Oxley Island (11°00′S 132°49′E) GoogleMaps   , 14 m, rock with encrusting invertebrates, 21 October 1982, coll. G.C.B. Poore (NT 87); many specimens, AM P.78242, west end of Oxley Island (11°00′S 132°49′E) GoogleMaps   , 5 m, with algae, 21 October 1982, coll. J.K. Lowry (NT 82); 2 specimens, AM P.78240, west side of Oxley Island (11°00′S 132°49′E), intertidal sponges, 18 October 1982, coll. J.K. Lowry (NT 69). GoogleMaps  

Queensland. 3 specimens, AM P.18204, Bowen Jetty, Port Denison (20°3′S 148°15′E), depth unknown, February 1924, coll. E.H. Rainford. GoogleMaps  

Western Australia, 2 specimens, AM P.83820, Riddell Point, Cygnet Bay, Cape Leveque (16°27′60″S 123°01′42″E), 9.8 m, tuft of red algae, 25 May 2010, coll. L.E. Hughes (MI WA 1121) GoogleMaps   ; 4 specimens, AM P.83821, Riddell Point, Cygnet Bay , Cape Leveque (16°27′60″S 123°01′42″E), 9.3 m, dead coral Seriatopora hystrix   , 25 May 2010, coll. K.B. Attwood (MI WA 112) GoogleMaps   ; 8 specimens, AM P.83822, Jackson Island, Cape Leveque (16°25′05″S 123°06′03″E), 7.4 m, rubble, 27 May 2010, coll. L.E. Hughes (MI WA 1150) GoogleMaps   ; 5 specimens, AM P.83823, Jackson Island, Cape Leveque (16°25′05″S 123°06′03″E), 6.7 m, coral rubble, 27 May 2010, coll. K.B. Attwood (MI WA 1156). GoogleMaps  

Type locality. Casuarina Beach, Lizard   Island , Queensland, Australia (14°40.5′S 145°26.6′E) GoogleMaps   .

Distribution. Australia: Lizard Island, Queensland ( Berents 1983; Krapp-Schickel 2009). Queensland: Port Denison (current study). Northern Territory: Darwin Harbour; Gove; Port Essington; Beagle Gulf; New Year Island; Oxley Island; Darwin Harbour (current study). Western Australia: Cape Leveque (current study).

NTM

Northern Territory Museum of Arts and Sciences

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Amphipoda

Family

Melitidae

Genus

Ceradocus

Loc

Ceradocus oxyodus Berents, 1983

Hughes, Lauren E. 2016
2016
Loc

Ceradocus oxyodus

Krapp-Schickel 2009: 2061
Lowry 2003: 175
Berents 1983: 104
1983