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Amphibious Shelter-Builder Oniscidea Species from the New World with Description of a New Subfamily, a New Genus and a New Species from Brazilian Cave (Isopoda, Synocheta, Styloniscidae)
An introduction addressing the systematics of synocheta with emphasis on Styloniscidae Vandel, 1952 is provided, as well as general comments about the dependence of water in some Oniscidea and ecological traits of amphibious Synocheta. Expand
New records of Anthalona acuta Van Damme, Sinev & Dumont 2011 and Anthalona brandorffi (Sinev & Hollwedel, 2002) in Brazil, with description of a new species of the simplex-branch (Crustacea:
The range of geographical distribution of Anthalona acuta Van Damme, Sinev & Dumont 2011 and Anthalona brandorffi (Sinev & Hollwedel, 2002) in Brazil has increased by almost 2000 km to the south. NewExpand
Two new species of the genus Elasmopus Costa, 1853 (Amphipoda: Gammaridea: Maeridae) from off the Northeast Brazilian Coast
The genus Elasmopus has a worldwide distribution with most species living in warm waters, including its oceanic banks of Fernando de Noronha Chain, and two new species from off the northeast Brazilian coast are described. Expand
Four new species of Cymadusa Savigny, 1816 (Amphipoda: Ampithoidae) and new records of C. filosa Savigny, 1816 from Brazilian coast.
The distribution of Cymadusa filosa Savigny, 1816 along the Brazilian coast is extended by finding new location records of the species based on analysis of stored collection material. Expand
New distribution records of the genus Neotroponiscus Arcangeli, 1936 (Isopoda: Oniscidea: Bathytropidae) from Southeastern and Southern Brazil
Three species of the terrestrial isopod genus Neotroponiscus Arcangeli, 1936 have new records presented in this paper and a distribution map is presented. Expand
A new species of Melita Leach, 1814 (Amphipoda: Hadzioidea: Melitidae) from Patos Lagoon, southern Brazil
A new species of the family Melitidae Bousfield, 1973, Melita petronioi sp. nov., is described with material collected from Patos Lagoon, coast of the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul, southernExpand
Drivers of biodiversity associated with rhodolith beds from euphotic and mesophotic zones: Insights for management and conservation
Abstract Ecologically important marine ecosystems should be identified and protected, as is the case of the poorly known SW Atlantic rhodolith beds. Understanding the main variables predictingExpand
New genera and species of Urothoidae (Amphipoda) from the Brazilian deep sea, with the re-assignment of Pseudurothoe and Urothopsis to Phoxocephalopsidae
Box-corer samples taken between 700 and 2000 m depth on the slope of the Campos Basin, southeastern Brazilian deep sea, provided the material for the description of two new genera in the familyExpand
A New Genus And Species Of Melitidae (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Hadzioidea) From Brazilian Waters
A new genus and species of the Eriopisella group are described from Brazilian waters and is distinguishable from the latter by the propodus ofgnathopods 1 and 2 that is wedge-shaped, subtriangular and has the palm longer than posterior margin. Expand
Amaryllididae and Lysianassidae (Amphipoda: Lysianassoidea) from off the central coast of Brazil (11 o S-22 o S), with descriptions of three new species
Material collected on the central Brazilian coast from the REVIZEE Benthos Program was analyzed and three new species were herein described. Knowledge about sexual dimorphism on Bonassa is improved.Expand