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Composition and spatial distribution of the benthic macrofauna in the Cachoeira River estuary, Ilhéus, Bahia, Brazil
We analyzed the composition and spatial distribution of macrobenthos in the Cachoeira River estuary, Ilheus, Bahia, Brazil. Samples were taken bimonthly from...
Glyceridae Grube 1850 (Annelida: Polychaeta) from Southern and Southeastern Brazil, including a new species of Glycera
Rizzo, A.E., Steiner, T.M. & Amaral, A.C.Z. Glyceridae Grube 1850 (Annelida: Polychaeta) from Southern and Southeastern Brazil, including a new species of Glycera. Biota Neotrop. Sep/Dez 2007 vol. 7,Expand
Progoniada and Goniadella (Annelida: Polychaeta: Goniadidae) from the outer continental shelf and slope off south-eastern Brazil
Species of the genera Progoniada and Goniadella are recorded from off the Brazilian coast, from depths of 93 to 808 m. The description of Progoniada regularis is complemented with new data on theExpand
Benthic macrofauna associated with decomposition of leaves in a mangrove forest in Ilhéus, State of Bahia, Brazil
We identified and quantified the benthic macrofauna associated with decomposing leaves of Rhizophora mangle and Laguncularia racemosa, to observe the differences in the abundance and composition ofExpand
Assessing Decomposition Rates of Rhizophora mangle and Laguncularia racemosa Leaves in a Tropical Mangrove
Studies exploring leaf decomposition in mangroves in the Brazilian northeast are scarce. Therefore, in a mangrove of the Cachoeira River estuary at Ilhéus, Bahia, the decomposition of senescentExpand
Lacydoniidae Bergström, 1914 (Polychaeta) in the South Atlantic: morphology, three new species and five new records
Lacydonia Marion & Bobretzky in Marion, 1874 is the only known genus in Lacydoniidae Bergström, 1914, which is composed of small polychaetes scarcely sampled. Studies on the biology and ecology ofExpand
Glyceridae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from Guam, Mariana Islands with description of a new species of Glycera Savigny in Lamarck, 1818
Glycera juliae sp. nov., is described from shallow water sediments within Apra Harbor, Guam, Mariana Islands. This spe-cies is characterized by the presence of ailerons with rounded triangular base;Expand
Environmental variables and intertidal beach annelids of São Sebastião Channel (State of São Paulo, Brazil).
Benthic annelid communities were studied during a one-year period (August/95 to July/96) in two sectors of the beaches Engenho d'Agua and São Francisco, São Sebastião Channel (São Paulo, Brazil),Expand
A new species of Branchiomaldane (Polychaeta: Arenicolidae) from the State of São Paulo, south-eastern Brazil
A new species of Branchiomaldane was identified in a collection of polychaetes living in colonies of a stony coral. Branchiomaldane maryae sp. nov. differs from all other species of the genus by theExpand
Hesionidae Grube, 1850 (Annelida: Polychaeta) from South-Southeastern Brazil, with descriptions of four new species.
On the basis of extensive intertidal and subtidal samplings in South-Southeastern Brazil, five hesionid species were found; four are newly described and Podarkeopsis levisfuscina Perkins, 1984 isExpand