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Parvipalpus onubensis, a new species (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Caprellidea) from the Atlantic coast of Southern Spain*
(Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas (CSIC) * Departamento de Publicaciones, 2001)
Parvipalpus onubensis n. sp. is described based on the specimens collected from sediments on the coast of Huelva (Southwest Spain). The new species is compared with the other species in the genus:Parvipalpus ...
Two new species of Antarctic gorgonians (Octocorallia: Primnoidae) with a redescription of Thouarella laxa Versluys, 1906
(BMC (part of Springer Nature), United Kingdom, 2010)
Two new species of the genus Thouarella from Antarctic waters are described and illustrated from material collected on the Polarstern cruises ANT XVII/3 (EASIZ III), ANT XIX/5 (LAMPOS) and ANT XXI/2 (BENDEX). On the ...
A new species of Nidalia Gray, 1835 from Mid-Atlantic seamounts (Octocorallia, Alcyonacea, Nidaliidae)
(BMC (part of Springer Nature), United Kingdom, 2008)
A new soft coral species of the genus Nidalia, from seamounts to the south of the Azores Archipelago is described. The main features of Nidalia aurantia n. sp. are as following: colony torch-like, a capitulum light ...
Resurrection of the sea pen genus Ptilella Gray, 1870 and description of Ptilella grayi n. sp. from the NE Atlantic (Octocorallia: Pennatulacea)
(Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), 2019)
The order Pennatulacea covers a group of specialized and morphologically distinct octocorals found in all oceans from intertidal areas to more than 6000 m in depth. Sea pens constitute an important structural component in ...
Two new species of Ammothea (Pycnogonida, Ammotheidae) from Antarctic waters
(Springer Verlag, 2013)
Two new species of the genus Ammothea are described from Elephant Island and the South Shetlands Islands, Antarctica. The material was captured during the Polarstern cruise XXIII/8 to the Antarctic Peninsula area. The ...
A new deep-sea pennatulacean (Anthozoa: Octocorallia: Chunellidae) from the Porcupine Abyssal Plain (NE Atlantic)
(Springer Verlag, 2011)
During the BENGAL cruises, an important collection of deep-sea benthic organisms was sampled. Among the pennatulacean colonies, a previously undescribed species of chunellid was collected. That material is here described ...
Caprellids from the caribbean coast of Colombia, wih description of three new species and key for species identification
The Caprellidae (Crustacea: Amphipoda) of shallow waters of the Caribbean coast of Colombia, South America, are investigated. This is the first study dealing with the caprellidean fauna of this area. A total of 45 stations ...
Two new species of deep-water caprellids (Crustacea: Amphipoda) from northeastern Brazil
(Station Biologique de Roscoff, 2003)
Two new caprellid species, Liropus nelsonae sp. nov. and Parvipalpus colemani sp. nov. are described and illustrated based on specimens of deep-sea samples collected from northeastern Brazil. Liropus nelsonae is the only ...
Littoral caprellids (Crustacea: Amphipoda: caprellidea) from Philippines, with the description of a new species
Collections of littoral caprellids from Marinduque and Pamilacan Islands. Philippines, have been studied. The material contained three species: Metaproto novaehollandiae (Haswell, 1880), Protogeton in flatus Mayer, 1903 ...