Grandidierella Coutière, 1904, Coutiere, 1904

Ali-Eimran, Alip, Lee, Yen-ling & Azman, B. A. Rahim, 2020, Two new species of Grandidierella (Amphipoda, Corophiida, Aoridea) from Singapore, European Journal of Taxonomy 683, pp. 1-28: 3

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2020.683

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scientific name

Grandidierella Coutière, 1904
status

 

Genus Grandidierella Coutière, 1904  

Diagnosis

Eyes small to medium. Accessory flagellum of antenna 1 minute, uniarticulate. Inner plate of maxilla one vestigial. Coxae very small, relatively short, of various sizes and shapes. Gnathopod 1 (male) complexly subchelate and much larger than gnathopod 2. Gnathopod 2 subchelate. Dactylus of pereopods 6 and 7 elongate; falcate. Uropods 1 and 2 biramous; rami slightly subequal; peduncle with ventrodistal process. Uropod 3 uniramous. Telson entire.

Type species

Grandidierella mahafalensis (Coutière, 1904)   .

Species composition

Grandidierella   includes 46 species: G. africana Schellenberg, 1936   ; G. bispinosa Schellenberg, 1938   ; G. bonnieroides Stephensen, 1947   ; G. cabindae (Schellenberg, 1925); G. chaohuensis Hou & Li, 2002   ; G. chelata K.H. Barnard, 1951   ; G. dentimera Myers, 1970   ; G. elongata (Chevreux, 1926)   ; G. exilis Myers, 1981   ; G. fasciata Ariyama, 1996   ; G. gilesi Chilton, 1921   ; G. gravipes K.H. Barnard, 1935   ; G. grossimana Ledoyer, 1967   ; G. halophilus Wongkamhaeng, Pholpunthin & Azman, 2012   ; G. indentata Ledoyer, 1979   ; G. insulae Myers, 1981   ; G. ischienoplia Bochert & Zettler, 2010   ; G. japonica Stephensen, 1938   ; G. kanakensis Myers, 1981   ; G. koa J.L. Barnard, 1977   ; G. lignorum K.H. Barnard, 1935   ; G. longidactylus Ledoyer, 1983   ; G. lutosa K.H. Barnard, 1952   ; G. macronyx K.H. Barnard, 1935   ; G. mahafalensis Coutière, 1904   ; G. makena (J.L. Barnard, 1970)   ; G. megnae Giles, 1888   ; G. melakaensis Azman & Othman, 2012   ; G. nioensis A.A. Myers, 2019   ; G. nottoni Shoemaker, 1935   ; G. nyala (Griffiths, 1974)   ; G. osakaensis Ariyama, 1996   ; G. palama J.L. Barnard, 1977   ; G. perlata Schellenberg 1938   ; G. phetraensis Wongkamhaeng, Coleman & Pholpunthin, 2013   ; G. propodentata Morre, 1986   ; G. rhizophorae Myers, 2009   ; G. robusta Ledoyer, 1983   ; G. rubroantennata Ariyama & Taru, 2017   ; G. sanrikuensis Ariyama & Taru, 2017   ; G. spinicoxa Myers, 1972   ; G. taihuensis Morino & Dal, 1990   ; G. teres Myers, 1981   ; G. trispinosa Bano & Kazmi, 2010   ; G. unidentata Ren, 2006   ; G. vietnamica Dang, 1968   .