Kim, J and Lee, W and Karanovic, I, A new interstitial species of the genus Caecianiropsis Menzies & Pettit, 1956 (Isopoda, Asellota) from Korea, ZooKeys, 832 pp. 35-56. ISSN 1313-2989 (2019) [Refereed Article]
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A new interstitial species, Caecianiropsis goseongensis sp. n. is described from littoral off the east coast of Korea (Sea of Japan). The species can be distinguished from its congeners by the number of antennular articles, shape of the male appendix masculina, setation of pereopods, and length ratio of the uropodal rami. To aid species identification a taxonomic key to all species of Caecianiropsis Menzies & Pettit, 1956 is also provided as well as a partial 16S mitochondrial ribosome RNA of the new species, which is the first genetic information for the genus.
|Item Type:||Refereed Article|
|Keywords:||east Asia, Janiridae, marine benthos, taxonomic key|
|Research Division:||Biological Sciences|
|Research Group:||Evolutionary Biology|
|Research Field:||Animal Systematics and Taxonomy|
|Objective Group:||Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity|
|Objective Field:||Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity at Regional or Larger Scales|
|UTAS Author:||Karanovic, I (Professor Ivana Karanovic)|
|Deposited By:||Ecology and Biodiversity|
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