New Records of Marine Isopods (Crustacea: Peracarida) from the Bahamas, with Descriptions of Two New Species of Epicarideans
Abstract:A total of 222 isopod specimens was collected during a survey of six different marine habitat types on Andros Island, Bahamas. These specimens represent ~30 species, of which 23 were recorded for the first time from the Bahamas. New species of Pseudione and Hemiarthrus are described, two undescribed species of Cabirops are discussed, and a list of the ten species of Pseudione known to parasitize hermit crabs is provided.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: 2004-03-01
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