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Koror misticius, New Genus, New Species (Decapoda: Hippolytidae), a Cave Shrimp from Palau
Journal of Crustacean Biology
Vol. 9, No. 3 (Aug., 1989), pp. 445-452
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1548569
Page Count: 8
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A new genus and species, Koror misticius, a shrimp belonging to a group of 6 monotypic genera within the Hippolytidae is described from a marine cave in Palau. It differs from Barbouria and Janicea in having arthrobranchs on the 4 anterior pairs of pereiopods and epipods on maxilliped 1, from Ligur in different placement of the "antennal spine" and in having the propodus of the 3 posterior pereiopods subdivided, and from Parhippolyte and Somersiella in having a slender rostrum and the appendix masculina distinctly longer than the appendix interna on the second male pleopod.
Journal of Crustacean Biology © 1989 Brill