Thor marguitae Bruce, 1978



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Thor marguitae Bruce, 1973 (incorrect year; used by Komai et al. 2015)


Conservation Status

Last record: 1973 or before

Rediscovered in ?



Heron Island, Queensland, Australia & Ryuku Islands, Japan


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Bruce, A. J. (1978). Thor marguitae sp. nov., a new hippolytid shrimp from Heron Island, Australia. Crustaceana 35: 160-169.


Other references:

Komai, Tomoyuki, Okuno, Junji and Minemizu, Ryo. (2015). New records of two species of the coral reef shrimp genus Thor Kingsley, 1878 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Thoridae) from the Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Zootaxa 4013(3): 399-412. [Abstract]


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