caught in a sane net, mixed with seaweed
Constellation Marine Reserve, West Seattle, WA. Southern end of the park.
Telson has 3 points.
C. Piotrowski, C. Dixon, S. Ellsworth, N. West, M.E. Hannibal
Living within M. californianus bed. I. wosnesenskii?
A particularly colorful Baltic Isopod, most at least here, are a drab green. The shape of the telson distinguishes it from other similar Idotea isopods.
Idotea is a genus of isopod crustaceans, mostly from cold temperate waters. The taxonomy of the genus is still in doubt, and many of the currently recognised species may be taxonomic synonyms, and others may be moved to different genera. The genus Idotea includes the following species: