Cumella garrityi Băcescu & Muradian, 1977

Petrescu, Iorgu, Chatterjee, Tapas & Schizas, Nikolaos V., 2016, New species and new records of Cumacea (Crustacea: Peracarida: Cumacea) from mesophotic reefs of Puerto Rico and U. S. Virgin Islands, Caribbean Sea, Zootaxa 4199 (1), pp. 1-78 : 69-70

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4199.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:A4189C55-131B-4879-9147-D8FF3279D473

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6063390

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/039B87CE-4578-3131-75FA-FABEE331FF72

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Plazi

scientific name

Cumella garrityi Băcescu & Muradian, 1977
status

 

Cumella garrityi Băcescu & Muradian, 1977  

Cumella garritii Băcescu & Muradian, 1977b   , pp. 89–92, figs. 1, 2. - Petrescu, 1996, pp. 158, 166, 168, figs 9-11.

Cumella garrityi Băcescu & Muradian, 1977   .— Petrescu, 2002, pp. 173–174, 180, 194, 200, fig. 16.— Petrescu, 2003, pp. 117, 122, 126, 127.—Petrescu et al., 2009, pp. 238, 241.— Petrescu et al., 2013, p. 260.— Petrescu et al., 2014b, p. 367.

Material examined. 3 subadult males ( MGAB CUM 1793 ), El Seco , Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea, 18°07'24.8520"N, 65°12'05.7600"W GoogleMaps   ; 3 subadult males ( MGAB CUM 1792 ), San Cristobal reef, La Parguera, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea, 17°56'28.68"N, 67°04'34.75"W, September 6, 2012, 3 m GoogleMaps   ; 2 subadult males ( MGAB CUM 1765 ), Mona Island, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea , 18°2.768’N 67°52.712’W, associated with rhodoliths, 73.1 m, January 13, 2010 GoogleMaps   ; 3 subadult males ( MGAB CUM 1797 ), North of Buoy 4, western Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea, 18°02'21.8040"N, 67°24'16.0200"W, April 30, 2012, 70 m GoogleMaps   ; 1 subadult male, 1 subadult female (broken) ( MGAB CUM 1767 ), shelf edge, La Parguera , Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea, exact GPS information is not available, 2008– 2009, 45– 60 m, collected by Nikolaos V. Schizas.  

Diagnosis. Carapace of female with short serration on antero-ventral margin, uropodal peduncle 1.13 times pleonite 6 length, 3 medial setae, endopod with 2 setae on medial margin. Male uropodal peduncle 1.44 times pleonite 6 length, 7 medial setae, endopod with 5 medial setae.

Remarks This species was earlier reported from Florida, Bahamas and Belize; this is the first record of the species from Puerto Rico.

Distribution. Florida (Băcescu & Muradian, 1977), Bahamas (Abaco Island) ( Petrescu, 1996), Belize ( Petrescu, 2002), Bahamas (Exuma Island) ( Petrescu, 2003), Costa Rica ( Petrescu et al., 2003), Puerto Rico (present record). Depth range: 0.5–73.1 m.

MGAB

Muzeul de Istorie Naturala "Grigore Antipa"

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Cumacea

Family

Nannastacidae

Genus

Cumella

Loc

Cumella garrityi Băcescu & Muradian, 1977

Petrescu, Iorgu, Chatterjee, Tapas & Schizas, Nikolaos V. 2016
2016
Loc

Cumella garritii Băcescu & Muradian, 1977b

Bacescu & Muradian 1977
1977
Loc

Cumella garrityi Băcescu & Muradian, 1977

Bacescu & Muradian 1977
1977