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History of study and checklist of the scorpion fauna (Arachnida: Scorpiones) of Iran
An updated checklist of the scorpion fauna of Iran, as well as a brief history of taxonomic research on scorpions of Iran is presented. The checklist is based on records of scorpion species whoseExpand
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A checklist of the barnacles (Crustacea: Cirripedia: Thoracica) of the Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman with nine new records.
The present annotated checklist contains 43 species of thoracican barnacles known to date from the area, 33 and 26 from the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman, respectively. Nine species are newExpand
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Subtidal crabs of the Iranian coast of the Persian Gulf: New collections and biogeographic considerations
Benthic sampling was performed along all Iranian subtidal waters of the Persian Gulf during the years 2003 and 2004. A total of 56 species of crabs were caught from 174 stations using a trawlerExpand
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An annotated check list of hermit crabs (Crustacea, Decapoda, Anomura) of the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman with five new records and an identification key to the North Indian Ocean genera
The present work reports on a new collection of hermit crabs from the Iranian coast of the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman. Five new records are presented here belonging to the family DiogenidaeExpand
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Tetraclita ehsani sp. n. (Cirripedia, Tetraclitidae), a common intertidal barnacle from the Gulf of Oman, Iran
Abstract A new species of intertidal acorn barnacle Tetraclita ehsani sp. n. was identified from the Iranian coast in the Gulf of Oman. Tetraclita ehsani sp. n. inhabits low exposed rocky shores andExpand
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Life cycle and population structure of the terrestrial isopod Hemilepistus klugii (Brandt, 1833) (Isopoda: Oniscidea) in Iran
The life cycle and population structure of Hemilepistus klugii were studied in a population in Varamin, Iran. The population was sampled monthly (or fortnightly during the breeding season) fromExpand
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Intertidal caprellids (Crustacea: Amphipoda) of the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman, with description of three new species.
In the present contribution, intertidal caprellids of the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman were studied. Materials were collected, from 40 localities, with a variety of habitats, along the IranianExpand
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Littoral mud shrimps (Decapoda: Gebiidea & Axiidea) of the Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman, Iran
The mud shrimps of Iran are not well known. Material for the present study was collected from 21 out of 51 intertidal localities from the Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman, Iran. In total, 11 speciesExpand
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Two new species of Niphargus Schiödte, 1849 (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Niphargidae) from two caves in Iran
Two new species of the genus Niphargus Schiödte, 1849 are described and named (Niphargus alisadri sp. nov. and Niphargus daniali sp. nov.) from two caves in Iran. Their taxonomic status within theExpand
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Littoral hermit crabs (Decapoda: Anomura: Paguroidea) from the Gulf of Oman, Iran
The hermit crabs fauna of the Gulf of Oman are not well known. Material of the present study was collected from 14 intertidal localities along the Iranian coast of the Gulf of Oman. The eight hermitExpand
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