First record of the thalassinidean genus Callianopsis De Saint Laurent, 1973 (Decapoda, Ctenochelidae) in the West Pacific, with the description of a new species from Taiwan

Feng Jiau Lin, Tomoyuki Komai, Tin Yam Chan

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Abstract

Callianopsis anovalis sp. nov. is described from a specimen collected by a deep-sea commercial trawler off northeastern Taiwan at around 300 m deep. The new species is unique in the genus by lacking a dorsal oval on the carapace. The genus Callianopsis De Saint Laurent, 1973 is recorded hereby for the first time in the western Pacific.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1193-1203
Number of pages11
JournalCrustaceana
Volume80
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2007 Oct 1

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  • Aquatic Science

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