Naushonia macginitiei Glassell, 1938



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Homoriscus macginitiei Glassell, 1938


Conservation Status

Last record: 18 December 1941

Rediscovered in January 2004



West coast of North America












Original scientific description:

Glassell, S. A. (1938). New and obscure decapod Crustacea from the West American Coasts. Trans. San Diego Soc. of Nat. Hist. 8(33): 411-454.


Other references:

Goy, J. W. and Provenzano, A. J. Jnr. (1979). Juvenile morphology of the rare burrowing shrimp Naushonia crangonoides Kingsley, with a review of the genus Naushonia (Decapoda: Thalassinidea: Laomediidae). Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 92: 339-359.

Sirota, Lindsay and Martin, Joel W. (2005). Rediscovery of the Laomediid Shrimp Naushonia macginitiei (Glassell, 1938) (Crustacea: Decapoda: Thalassinidea: Laomediidae) from off Southern California. Bull. Southern California Acad. Sci. 104(3): 146-151.


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