Cumella gomoiui 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 : 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.6063394

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/039B87CE-4579-3131-75FA-FE93E5FAFCF1

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scientific name

Cumella gomoiui Băcescu & Muradian, 1977
status

 

Cumella gomoiui Băcescu & Muradian, 1977  

Cumella gomoiui Băcescu & Muradian, 1977b   , pp. 92–95, figs. 3, 4.— Petrescu & Iliffe, 1992, pp. 289, 298.— Petrescu et al., 1994, pp. 347, 366.— Petrescu, 2002, pp. 174–175, 180, 194, 200, fig. 17.— Petrescu, 2003, pp. 117, 122, 126.

Material examined. 2 males, 2 females, 1 manca ( MGAB CUM 1768 ), St. John , U.S. Virgin Islands, Caribbean Sea, 18°13'18.6960"N, 64°40'33.4560"W, May 8, 2012 GoogleMaps   ; 4 males ( MGAB CUM 1798 ), 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 males ( MGAB CUM 1770 ), El Seco , Vieques, Puerto Rico, 18°07'38.0280"N, 65°10'39.9720"W, 71 m, January 17, 2010, collected by Nikolaos V. Schizas during the 2010 UPRM-DMS Mesophotic cruise. GoogleMaps  

Diagnosis. Carapace of female with smooth ventral margin, uropodal peduncle 0.93 times pleonite 6 length, without lateral setae, endopod with 1 medial seta. Male uropodal peduncle 1.2 times pleonite 6 length, without lateral setae, endopod with 4 medial setae.

Remarks. This is the first record of the species from Puerto Rico.

Distribution. Cuba ( Băcescu & Muradian, 1977a) and Bahamas (Abaco Island) ( Petrescu, 1996), Belize ( Petrescu, 2002), U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico (present record). Depth range: 0.2– 71 m.

MGAB

Muzeul de Istorie Naturala "Grigore Antipa"

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Cumacea

Family

Nannastacidae

Genus

Cumella

Loc

Cumella gomoiui Băcescu & Muradian, 1977

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

Cumella gomoiui Băcescu & Muradian, 1977b

Bacescu & Muradian 1977
1977