Bopyrissa diogeni (Popov, 1929)

ID Difficulty

5

Identification

B. diogeni is a parasite of the Hermit Crab Diogenes pugilator.

Distribution and Habitat

The host species, Diogenese pugilator, can occur intertidally. B. diogeni has been recorded in the Channel Islands.

Distribution

Reference

Naylor, E. & A. Brandt. 2015. Intertidal Marine Isopods. Synopses of the British Fauna (New Series), No. 3. Field Studies Council, for The Linnean Society of London.

idBmigTaxa

622