Linguimaera schickelae Lowry & Springthorpe, 2005

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: 70

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

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5306723

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scientific name

Linguimaera schickelae Lowry & Springthorpe, 2005
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Linguimaera schickelae Lowry & Springthorpe, 2005  

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Linguimaera schickelae Lowry & Springthorpe, 2005: 252   , figs 14–16.— Krapp-Schickel, 2008: 22.

Material examined. New South Wales: 5 specimens, AM P.78496, Murrumbulga Point, Twofold Bay (37°04′42″S 149°53′06″E), 3–5 m, subtidal breakwater wall, 17 September 1985, coll. S.J. Keable and P.A. Hutchings (Q7, 9, 12) GoogleMaps   ; 5 specimens, AM P.77111, Twofold Bay , Murrumbulga Point, Twofold Bay (37°04′42″S 149°53′06″E), 2 m, subtidal rock platform, 29 March 1985, coll. S.J. Keable, A.C. Paul and L.M. Walker (Q8, Q9) GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, AM P.36640, Munganno Point , Twofold Bay (37°06′12″S 149°55′42″E), 7 m, subtidal rock platform, 10 October 1984, coll. P.A. Hutchings (M3) GoogleMaps   ; 2 specimens, AM P.77114, Murrumbulga Point , Twofold Bay (37°04′42″S 149°53′06″E), 9 m, subtidal rock platform, 11 December 1984, coll. S.J. Keable and E.A. Bamber (Q2) GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, AM P.77113, Murrumbulga Point , Twofold Bay (37°04′42″S 149°53′06″E), intertidal rock platform, 11 December 1984, coll. S.J. Keable and E.A. Bamber (Q7) GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, AM P.77112, Quarantine Bay , Twofold Bay (37°04′42″S 149°53′E), 2 m, seagrass Posidonia   sp., 25 June 1985, coll. S.J. Keable and A.L. Reid (Site Q 11) GoogleMaps   ; 3 specimens, AM P.78495, Quarantine Bay , Twofold Bay (37°04′42″S 149°53′E), depth unknown, seagrass Posidonia   sp., 17 September 1985, coll. S.J. Keable and P.A. Hutchings (Q2, 3, 5) GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, AM P.97879, north west corner of Green Island, north of Smoky Cape (30°54′40″S 153°5′18″E) 7.3m, airlift, 15 February 2002, coll. Kate Attwood ( NSW 1921 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   ; 1 specimen, AM P.62902, northern cove of Boondelbah Island, Port Stephens (32°42′17″S 152°13′28″E), 19.6 m, under small boulders, 28 May 1998, airlift on SCUBA, coll. R.T. Springthorpe, P.B. Berents & A. Murray ( NSW 1401 View Materials ). GoogleMaps  

Northern Territory: 1 specimen, NTM Cr018330, dissected, 4 slides, north of Cape Hotham, Beagle Gulf (12°0.96′E 131°16.92′E), 29 m, coarse sand, shale and gravel, 9 October 1993, coll: K.E. Coombes (stn BG-160).

Type locality. Little Bay , New South Wales, Australia (33°59′S 151°15′E). GoogleMaps  

Remarks. Material from the Northern Territory has the accessory flagellum with only 5 not 7 articles and the telson   inner margin with 2 robust setae on each lobe instead of 4, in comparison to the type material from New South Wales.

Distribution. New South Wales: Port Stephens; Little Bay; Clovelly; Twofold Bay ( Lowry & Springthorpe 2005; current study). Northern Territory: Beagle Gulf (current study).

NSW

Royal Botanic Gardens, National Herbarium of New South Wales

NTM

Northern Territory Museum of Arts and Sciences

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Amphipoda

Family

Melitidae

Genus

Linguimaera

Loc

Linguimaera schickelae Lowry & Springthorpe, 2005

Hughes, Lauren E. 2016
2016
Loc

Linguimaera schickelae

Krapp-Schickel 2008: 22
Lowry 2005: 252
2005