Further records of Thalassinidean shrimps from Taiwan (Decapoda: Axiidae and Calocarididae), with descriptions of three new species

Hsiang Ping Yu, Feng Jiau Lin, Brian Kensley

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Abstract

Three axiid species and one calocaridid are recorded from Taiwan. The three deepwater species are described as new: Calaxius manningi, having a finely pitted carapace and strongly spinose chelipeds; Calocarides chani, which possesses finely tuberculate first chelipeds; and Ambiaxius foveolatus, which has a shallowly pitted carapace branchiostegite. Neaxius acanthus (A. Milne Edwards) is recorded from the coral reefs of Taiwan.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)207-217
Number of pages11
JournalJournal of Crustacean Biology
Volume20
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2000 Jul 20

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  • Aquatic Science

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