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Protorchestia lakei, new species (Amphipoda: Talitridae), from Maatsuyker Island, Tasmania, with a key to the genus and notes on the diversity of Tasmanian Talitridae

Citation

Richardson, AMM, Protorchestia lakei, new species (Amphipoda: Talitridae), from Maatsuyker Island, Tasmania, with a key to the genus and notes on the diversity of Tasmanian Talitridae, Journal of Crustacean Biology, 16, (3) pp. 574-583. ISSN 0278-0372 (1996) [Refereed Article]

DOI: doi:10.2307/1548749

Abstract

The genus Protorchestia Bousfield (Amphipoda: Talitridae) is recorded in Tasmania for the first time, and a new species. P. lakei, is described. A key to the 3 known species of Protorchestia is provided, and the diversity of Tasmanian Talitridae is described in terms of Bousfield's informal classification.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Research Division:Biological Sciences
Research Group:Evolutionary Biology
Research Field:Animal Systematics and Taxonomy
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Author:Richardson, AMM (Associate Professor Alastair Richardson)
ID Code:8687
Year Published:1996
Web of Science® Times Cited:8
Deposited By:Zoology
Deposited On:1996-08-01
Last Modified:2011-08-19
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