Australian Museum Journal Catalogue of crustacean type specimens in the Australian Museum: Malacostraca

Shortform:
Springthorpe and Lowry, 1994, Tech. Rep. Aust. Mus. 11: 1–134
Author(s):
Springthorpe, R. T.; Lowry, J. K.
Year published:
1994
Title:
Catalogue of crustacean type specimens in the Australian Museum: Malacostraca
Serial title:
Technical Reports of the Australian Museum
Volume:
11
Start page:
1
End page:
134
DOI:
10.3853/j.1031-8062.11.1994.68
Language:
English
Date published:
15 June 1994
Cover date:
15 June 1994
ISSN:
1031-8062
CODEN:
TRAMEU
Publisher:
The Australian Museum
Place published:
Sydney, Australia
Subjects:
CRUSTACEA: MALACOSTRACA; AUSTRALIAN MUSEUM; CHECKLIST
Digitized:
15 July 2008
Reference number:
68
EndNote package:
EndNote file
Title page:
Title page (74kb PDF)
Complete work:
Complete work (21242kb PDF)

Abstract

This is the first catalogue of the Australian Museum malacostracan Crustacea type collection. The catalogue consists of 2915 type specimen lots representing 1154 nominal taxa comprising: eleven Stomatopoda, four Anaspidacea, one Thermosbaenacea, five Mysidacea, 333 Amphipoda, 307 Isopoda, eight Tanaidacea, ten Cumacea, one Euphausiacea and 474 Decapoda. Problems associated with the type collection are discussed and a bibliography of all papers associated with these types is included.