EurekaMag.com logo
+ Site Statistics
References:
53,869,633
Abstracts:
29,686,251
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

Revision of the genus Buchneria Bryozoa, Cheilostomata from Japan



Revision of the genus Buchneria Bryozoa, Cheilostomata from Japan



ZooKeys 241: 1-19



Buchneria dofleini (Buchner, 1924), type species of Buchneria Harmer, 1957, was first described from material collected in 1904 long dash 1905 from Sagami Bay, Japan, but the type specimens had not been reexamined since the original description. In this study, I examined specimens of Buchneria from historical collections and material recently collected near Akkeshi, Hokkaido, Japan. Three Buchneria species were detected, two from Sagami Bay that Ortmann (1890) had placed in Escharoides, and one from Akkeshi that Androsova (1958) had described as Porella variabilis. I concluded that Buchneria dofleini is a junior synonym of Escharoides teres Ortmann, 1890; selected a lectotype for E. teres among Ortmann's syntypes; and established the new combination Buchneria teres (Ortmann, 1890), which becomes the type species of Buchneria. I also established the new combination Buchneria rhomboidalis (Ortmann, 1890) and selected a lectotype among Ortmann's syntypes. Porella variabilis is transferred to Buchneria establishing the new combination Buchneria variabilis (Androsova, 1958). Here the three new combinations are redescribed and a key to the Japanese Buchneria species is provided. Finally, I transferred Buchneria to Bryocryptellidae on the basis of ovicell and orifce morphology. Therefore, Buchneria now includes a total of three species; B. sinuata Harmer, 1957, a species from Indonesia that has hitherto been placed in this genus, is almost certainly not congeneric with other Buchneria. As far as is now known, Buchneria is endemic to northern Japan and the northern Sea of Japan.

(PDF emailed within 1 workday: $29.90)

Accession: 037464050

Download citation: RISBibTeXText



Related references

Revision of the genus Buchneria (Bryozoa, Cheilostomata) from Japan. Zookeys: 1-19, 2013

Revision of the genus Teuchopora, Bryozoa, Cheilostomata. Bollettino della Societa Paleontologica Italiana 16(1): 69-77, 1977

Revision of the genus Steginoporella (Bryozoa, Cheilostomata). Systematics Association Special Volume Series, 565-584 No. 13, 1979

Contributions toward a revision of the genus teuchopora bryozoa cheilostomata. Bollettino della Societa Paleontologica Italiana 16(1): 69-78, 1977

Systematic revision of the genus steginoporella bryozoa cheilostomata. Geobios (Villeurbanne) 12(6): 763-818, 1979

Revision of the genus Crepis Jullien Bryozoa Cheilostomata with description of a new genus and family and notes on Chlidoniidae. Zootaxa 2993 (11 Aug): 1-22, 2011

The genus Stenopsella Bryozoa, Cheilostomata discovery in the Mediterranean Neogene Le genre Stenopsella Bryozoa, Cheilostomata sa presence dans le Neogene mediterraneen. Comptes Rendus de l'Academie des Sciences Serie II A Sciences de la Terre et des Planetes. 5 Octobre; 3217: 623-629, 1995

Exploitation of cornucopina tuba bryozoa cheilostomata by aetea curta bryozoa cheilostomata. Journal of Natural History 22(6): 1545-1550, 1988

Some bathyal cheilostome Bryozoa Bryozoa, Cheilostomata from the Canary Islands Spain, Eastern Atlantic, with descriptions of three new species, a new genus, and a new family. Journal of Natural History 40(29-31): 1801-1812, 2000

Some bathyal cheilostome Bryozoa (Bryozoa, Cheilostomata) from the Canary Islands (Spain, Eastern Atlantic), with descriptions of three new species, a new genus, and a new family. Journal of Natural History 40(29-31): 1801-1812, 2006

Revision des espaces de Steginoporella (Bryozoa-Cheilostomata) du Neoga;ne franYais. Travaux du Laboratoire de Geologie Univ Lyon NS: 14: 7-27, 1967

Revision du Genre Metrarabdotos Canu 1914 (Bryozoa, Cheilostomata). RevCienc. Lisbon 2C: 137-196, 1963

Influence of temperature on zooid density of Schizobrachiella sanguinea Bryozoa, Cheilostomata Influenza della temperatura sulla densita degli zoidi di Schizobrachiella sanguinea Bryozoa, Cheilostomata. Biologia Marina Mediterranea, 132: 192-193, 2006

A systematic revision of Cellepora Bryozoa, Cheilostomata and of European fossil types. Dissertation Abstracts International C European Abstracts, 391: 52, 1978

Revision systematique du genre Steginoporella Smitt, 1873 (Bryozoa Cheilostomata). Geobios (Villeurbanne): 126: 763-817, 1979