Title

Ibacus Cottreaui Roger, 1946, Reassigned to the Isopod Genus Cirolana (Cymothoida: Cirolanidae)

Publication Title

Journal of Crustacean Biology

Publication Date

2011

Document Type

Article

DOI

10.1651/10-3406.1

Keywords

Cirolanidae, Cretaceous, Isopoda, Lebanon, Sahel Alma

Disciplines

Earth Sciences | Geology | Paleontology

Abstract

Re-examination of the holotype of Ibacus cottreaui Roger, 1946, originally considered to be a scyllarid decapod, confirms that it is an isopod referable to the genus Cirolana Leach, 1818.