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Idotea wosnesenskii Brandt, 1851
Rockweed Isopod
Family: Idoteidae

Photo of species

© Liz Watkinson  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #49220)

E-Fauna BC Static Map
Distribution of Idotea wosnesenskii in British Columbia
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Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
BC Ministry of Environment: BC Species and Ecosystems Explorer--the authoritative source for conservation information in British Columbia.

Synonyms and Alternate Names

Idotea hirtipes Dana, 1853
Idotea oregonensis Dana, 1853

Additional Photo Sources

Species References

Brusca, Richard, Vania R. Coelho, and Stefano Taiti. 2001. Tree of Life Guide to the Coastal Marine Isopods of California. Available online.

General References

Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2021. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 2024-04-15 1:35:11 AM]
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