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.

 
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Short Form
Springthorpe and Lowry, 1994, Tech. Rep. Aust. Mus. 11: 1–134
Author
R. T. Springthorpe; J. K. Lowry
Year
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
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15 July 2008
Reference Number
68
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