A New Genus and Three New Species of Hermit Crabs (Crustacea: Decapoda: Paguridae) from the Western Atlantic Ocean
Enneobranchus, a new genus of hermit crabs of the family Paguridae, and its three new species from the western Atlantic Ocean are described and illustrated. A key to the species is presented. The nine pairs of branchiae, characteristic of Enneobranchus represents the minimum number of gills recorded in the superfamily Paguroidea.
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Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: 01 January 1988
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