species: Acanthosquilla derijardi in ALA: LIRS and surrounds using records to Oct. 2021 (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Acanthosquilla derijardi


©Roy Caldwell: Acanthosquilla derijardi from Lizard Island.

©Roy Caldwell: Acanthosquilla derijardi from Lizard Island.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Stomatopoda
Family Nannosquillidae
Genus Acanthosquilla
Species Acanthosquilla derijardi

Colours

                        

Distinguishing features

"Seven spines on telson above primary teeth and denticle, hatchet-shaped dactyl of the raptorial appendage."

"Dark brown and light transverse bands."

Both quotes from Roy's List accessed 9 Oct 2018, link below.

Size

  • Up to 7.5 cm (length according to Roy's List accessed 9 Oct 2018, link below)

Synonyms

Distribution


©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources

References

  • Palecanda, K.D. Feller and M.L. Porter, S. (2020). Using larval barcoding to estimate stomatopod species richness at Lizard Island, Australia for conservation monitoring. Scientific Reports, 10: 10990. LIRS catalog number LIRS 2397.