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Free Content Revision of Pylopagurus and Tomopagurus (Crustacea: Decapoda: Paguridae), with the Descriptions of New Genera and Species

Part I. Ten New Genera of the Paguridae and a Redescription of Tomopagurus A. Milne Edwards and Bouvier

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The pagurid genera Pylopagurus and Tomopagurus have been revised and, as a result, 10 new genera are proposed. In this first of a six part series the genus Pylopagurus is restricted, new genera are diagnosed and Tomopagurus is redescribed. Several characters in the generic diagnoses are used for the first time. One new species is described in Tomopagurus and diagnoses and figures are given of the other seven species herein assigned to this genus.

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: January 1, 1981

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