Joeropsis brevicornis Koehler, 1885

ID Difficulty

3

Identification

A small, elongate species (females up to 2.5 mm, males up to 1.5 mm) with very short antennae and uropods. The front of the cephalon has characteristic projections. The male preoperculum is subtriangular. 

Distribution and Habitat

Found intertidally on sponges, bryozoans, etc., mainly in the south-west and 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

674