The sphaeromatid genus Paracilicaea Stebbing 1910 (Crustacea Isopoda) from the Western Indian Ocean with the description of five new species
The genus Paracilicaea Stebbing 1910 from the Indo-Pacific region is revised and redefined and four species are excluded and are here regarded as “incertae sedis”: P. fimbriata Kussakin et al. 1990, P. dakini (Tattersall 1922), P. hamata (Baker 1908) and P. septemdentata (baker 1910).
The Duchassaing & Michelotti collection of Caribbean corals: status of the types and location of the specimens
From the examination of all the preserved material, a new list of the Duchassaing & Michelotti collection, comprising 236 species is compiled, comprising 109 specimens of the 208 new species described by the Authors are once again known and available to specialists in the field.
ON A NEW SPECIES OF OXINASPHAERA (ISOPODA, SPHAEROMATIDAE) FROM SOMALI AND YEMENI COASTS, WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN
[The genus Oxinasphaera Bruce, 1997, distributed throughout the Indo-West Pacific region, is composed of twenty-four named and a few unnamed species. Oxinasphaera penteumbonata n. sp. is here…
Pennatulacea described by Sebastiano Richiardi present in the Cnidaria collection of the Zoological Museum La Specola in Florence (Italy)
In this short note thirteen species of Pennatulacea described by Sebastiano Richiardi in 1869 and stored in the Zoological Museum "La Specola" of the University of Florence are listed. Data…