Aegla montana Ringuelet, 1960,

César, Inés I. & Damborenea, Cristina, 2010, Type and non-type specimens of Aegla (Decapoda: Anomura: Aeglidae) housed in the Museo de La Plata, Argentina, Zootaxa 2337, pp. 31-46: 33-34

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.193202

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/E42287E4-FF95-7B62-F396-F9E9CDE2FF1F

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Plazi

scientific name

Aegla montana Ringuelet, 1960
status

 

Aegla montana Ringuelet, 1960 

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Type material. MLP 41 (86 and 4815), Syntypes (5 males), Argentina, Mendoza, El Sosneado, Atuel River, 35 °04´S, 69 ° 34 ´W, 1543 m a.s.l., Carette coll., 1921.

Remarks. Ringuelet (1948 a: 323) mentioned and briefly described this lot, reporting it as Aegla  sp. He described this species in 1960. Ringuelet (1960 b: 231) described the male holotype specimen and 4 male paratypes. The collection presents only one lot with five male specimens. Bond-Buckup & Buckup (1994: 198) studied this material and considered A. montana  to be a junior synonim of A. affinis  .

Other lots. MLP 298, (8 males and 1 female), Argentina, Mendoza, El Sosneado, Atuel River, 35 °04´S, 69 ° 34 ´W, 1543 m a.s.l., Prosser coll., 10 /IV/ 1950.

Remarks. The specimens are from type locality and identified by R. Ringuelet. However, no bibliography by the author reporting this material is available. Bond-Buckup & Buckup (1994: 198) studied this material and identified it as A. affinis  .

MLP

Museo de La Plata

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Decapoda

Family

Aeglidae

Genus

Aegla