Maera lucinae Krapp-Schickel, 2004

Krapp-Schickel, Traudl & Vader, Wim, 2009, On some Maerid genera (Crustacea, Amphipoda, Maeridae) collected by the Hourglass Cruises (Florida). Part 1: Genera Anamaera, Ceradocus, Clessidra gen. nov., Jerbarnia, Maera, Meximaera, with a key to world Ceradocus, Journal of Natural History 43 (33 - 34), pp. 2057-2086 : 2079-2081

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.1080/00222930903091007

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03EE0604-FF9B-D035-E72C-AB2BDE92FC94

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Maera lucinae Krapp-Schickel
status

 

Maera lucinae Krapp-Schickel

( Figure 9 View Figure 9 ) Maera lucinae Krapp-Schickel, 2004: 28–33 , fig. 4–7. Maera sp. C LeCroy, 2000: 104, fig. 145.

Type locality

Florida.

Material examined

FSBC I 14586 View Materials : 1 fem. ov., 1 adult; 11.2 m; Shipek grab; 15 September 1971; 27°21′23″ N, 80°13′24″ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 14588 View Materials : 1 juvemile; 12.1 m; Shipek grab; 15 November 1971; 27°20′ N, 80°13′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 14590 View Materials : 3 adults; 11.2 m; Shipek grab; 16 November 1971; 27°22′ N, 80°13′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 44647 View Materials : 6; 55 m; dredge; 1 September 1967; 27°37′ N, 83° 58′W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 44888 View Materials : 10: 55 m; 20 foot (6 m) balloon trynet; 1 IX 1967; 27°37′N, 83°58′W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 44889 View Materials : 2; 55 m; dredge; 8 August 1967; 26°24′ N, 83°22′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 44891 View Materials : 1 adult; 37 m; 20 foot (6 m) balloon trynet; 19 January 1966; 27°37′ N, 83°28′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 44894 View Materials : 2; 55 m; dredge; 6 October 1967; 27°37′ N, 83°58′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45193 View Materials : 1 adult; 73 m; 20 foot (6 m) balloon trynet; 2 August 1967; 27°37′ N, 84°13′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45590 View Materials : 1 adult.; 55 m; dredge; 28 February 1967; 27°37′ N, 83°58′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45591 View Materials : 1 adult; 37 m; 20 foot (6 m) flat trynet; 27 March 1966; 27°37′ N, 83°58′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45592 View Materials : 1 adult; 55 m; dredge; 9 November 1966; 27°37′ N, 83°58′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45606 View Materials : 1 adult; 55 m; 20 foot (6 m) balloon trynet; 29 November 1966; 27°37′ N, 83°58′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45607 View Materials : 1 adult; 55 m; dredge; 3 March 1967; 27°37′ N, 83°58′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45609 View Materials : 1 adult; 55 m; dredge; 9 September 1966; 27°37′ N, 83°58′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45610 View Materials : 4; 55 m; 20 foot (6 m) balloon trynet; 20 November 1967; 27°37′ N, 83°58′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45611 View Materials : 1 adult; 55 m; dredge; 21 November 1967; 27°37′ N, 83°58′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45612 View Materials : 1 adult; 55 m; 20 foot (6 m) flat trynet; 8 February 1966; 27°37′ N, 83°58′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45614 View Materials : 1 adult; 55 m; dredge; 6 February 1967; 27°37′ N, 83° 58′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45615 View Materials : 1 adult; 55 m; 20 foot (6 m) flat trynet; 1 September 1966; 27°37′ N, 83°58′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45621 View Materials : 1; 55 m; dredge; 6 August 1966; 26°24′ N, 83°22′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45622 View Materials : 1; 37 m; 20 foot (6 m) balloon trynet; 21 November 1967; 27°37′ N, 83°28′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45627 View Materials : 1 adult; 55 m; 20 foot (6 m) balloon trynet; 6 February 1967; 27°37′ N, 83°58′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45628 View Materials : 1 adult; 27 m; 20 foot (6 m) balloon trynet; 27 February 1967; 27°37′ N, 83°28′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45630 View Materials : 1 female, 1? male; 55 m; dredge; 7 December 1966; 26°24′ N, 83°22′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45637 View Materials : 1; 55 m; 20 foot (6 m) balloon trynet; 5 September 1967; 26°24′ N, 83°22′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45650 View Materials : 1 male, 1 female slide; 55 m; 20 foot (6 m) balloon trynet; 6 July 1967; 26°24′ N, 83°22′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45657 View Materials : 1; 55 m; dredge; 21 May 1967; 27°37′ N, 83°58′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45658 View Materials : 1 female; 55 m; 20 foot (6 m) balloon net; 14 December 1966; 27°37′ N, 83°58′ W GoogleMaps . FSBC I 45661 View Materials : 1 adult, 1 juvenile; 55 m; 20 foot (6 m) balloon trynet; 13 January 1967; 26°24′ N, 83°22′ W GoogleMaps .

Length

4.5–5.5 mm.

Features for regional diagnosis

This is the only species here treated with Gn2 dactylus outer margin densely setose. Ep and Us smooth.

Distribution

Lee County, Hillsborough County and St. Lucie County, Hutchinson Island, Gulf of Mexico, off west coast of Florida ( LeCroy 2000, Krapp-Schickel 2004).

Ecology

27–73 mm; covering mat on top of the reef.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Amphipoda

Family

Maeridae

Genus

Maera