New Thalassinidean Shrimp from the Pacific Ocean (Crustacea: Decapoda: Axiidae And Calocarididae)
Abstract:One new genus (Marianaxius) and seven new species of axiid shrimps, and one new calocaridid species are recorded from scattered sites around the Pacific Ocean. The axiid species include Axiopsis bythos from the Philippines; Bouvieraxius springeri from the Sulu Sea; Eiconaxius albatrossae from Pacific Panama; Eiconaxius baja from Baja California; Eiconaxius kimbla from Queensland, Australia; and Marianaxius kroppi from Guam. Eiconaxius cristagalli (Faxon), originally described from Pacific Panama, is recorded from the Galapagos Islands. The new species of calocaridid, Ambiaxius japonicus, is recorded from Japan.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: 1996-11-01
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