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Genus Paracalliope Stebbing, 1899

  • Paracalliope Stebbing, T.R.R. 1899. Revision of Amphipoda (continued). Annals and Magazine of Natural History 7 4: 205-211 [210].
    Type species:
     Calliope fluviatilis Thomson, 1879 by original designation.
  • Paroediceropsis Fearn-Wannan, H.J. 1968. Littoral Amphipoda of Victoria, Part I. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria ns 81(1): 31-58 [50].
    Type species:
     Paroediceropsis raymondi Fearn-Wannan, 1968 by original designation.

 

Taxonomic Decision for Synonymy

  • Barnard, J.L. & Drummond, M.M. 1992. Paracalliope, a genus of Australian shorelines (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Paracalliopiidae). Memoirs of Museum Victoria 53(1): 1-29 [2]

 

Excluded Taxa

PARACALLIOPIIDAE: Paracallipoe fluviatilis (Thomson, 1879) [Australian records now as Paracalliope australis (Haswell, 1880)] — Stebbing, T.R.R. 1906. Amphipoda I. Gammaridae. Das Tierreich 21: 1-806 (recorded this species); Barnard, J.L. 1972. The marine fauna of New Zealand: Algae-living littoral Gammaridea (Crustacea Amphipoda). Memoirs of the New Zealand Oceanographic Institute 62: 1-216 (excluded this species)

 

Distribution

States

New South Wales, Tasmania, Victoria


Extra Distribution Information

Indo-west Pacific.


IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)
drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones (map not available)

IMCRA

Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition (34), Bass Strait Shelf Province (35), Tasmanian Shelf Province (36), Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39)

Original AFD Distribution Data

Australian Region

  • Australia
    • 200 m bathymetric: Bass Strait, Central E coast, Lower E coast, Tas. Coast
    • Tasmania

Distribution References

  • Barnard, J.L. & Karaman, G.S. 1991. The families and genera of marine gammaridean Amphipoda (except marine gammaroids). Records of the Australian Museum, Supplement 13: 1-866

History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
09-Oct-2013 AMPHIPODA 06-Feb-2013 MOVED Dr Jim Lowry (AM)
09-Oct-2013 09-Oct-2013 MODIFIED
22-Nov-2012 06-Feb-2013 MODIFIED
08-Aug-2011 09-Oct-2013 MODIFIED
25-May-2011 09-Oct-2013 MODIFIED
09-Oct-2013 MODIFIED