Redescription of Cletocamptus albuquerquensis and C. dominicanus (Harpacticoida: Canthocamptidae incertae sedis), and description of two new species from the US Virgin Islands and Bonaire.
Inspection of biological material from Saskatchewan, Wyoming, Trinidad and Tobago, and the British Virgin Islands revealed that C. albuquerquensis and C. dominicanus are distinct and identifiable species, distributed in a more restricted area than previously thought.
A new species of Leberis Smirnov, 1989 (Cladocera: Chydoridae) from Colombia.
A new species of Leberis Smirnov 1989 (Cladocera: Chydoridae) is described based on the material from Ciénaga El Convento (Atlántico Department), Ciénaga Grande de Santa Marta (Magdalena Department),…
A new species of Cletocamptus Schmankewitsch, 1875 (Crustacea, Copepoda, Harpacticoida) and the description of the male of C. nudus from Colombia
A new species of C. nudus Gomez 2005 is described for the first time, which can be separated from these two congeners by a combination of characters including: 1) anal operculum, 2) antennal exopod, 3) anal somite and 4) setation of the fifth leg of female and male.
Complementary description and record of Neocyclops ferrarii (Cyclopidae: Halicyclopinae) from northern Colombia
The interstitial cyclopoid copepod Neocyclops ferrarii Rocha, 1995 was found in samples obtained from littoral areas of Rodadero Bay, northern Colombia and represents a distributional range expansion of N. ferrARIi in the Caribbean Basin.
A new species of Echinolaophonte and record of E. armiger (Gurney, 1927) (Crustacea, Copepoda, Harpacticoida, Laophontidae) from the Caribbean with a key to species
The finding of the true E. armiger, previously known only from Egypt, the Texan coast, Brazil, and possibly Bermuda, constitutes the first record of this species in the western Caribbean and a regional range extension.
Two new species of ectinosomatid copepods (Harpacticoida: Ectinosomatidae) from the Caribbean coast of Colombia
Biological samples from the lagoonal system Laguna Navio Quebrado, Caribbean Colombian coast, yielded 2 undescribed species of harpacticoid copepods of the family Ectinosomatidae, both recorded for the first time in Colombia.
A new species of Tisbintra (Harpacticoida, Tisbidae), and range extension for Geehydrosoma brevipodum (Harpacticoida, Cletodidae) from northern Colombia
Water samples taken from the Rodadero Bay, Caribbean Colombian coast, yielded an undescribed species of harpacticoid copepod of the family Tisbidae, Tisbintra monroyi sp. nov. and a new record of…
Two new species of Diarthrodes (Copepoda: Harpacticoida: Dactylopusiidae) from the Caribbean coast of Colombia
These 2 new species represent the first records of the genus Diarthrodes Thomson, 1883 for Colombia and the second and third species known from the Caribbean and the number of species in the genus is now 45.
New species of Leptocaris and a new record of Darcythompsonia inopinata (Harpacticoida: Darcythompsoniidae) from Colombia
Water samples taken from Rodadero Bay (Colombia) yielded three species of harpacticoid copepods of the family Darcythompsoniidae, which represents a continuum along the Caribbean coast of the Pacific dominion, Brazilian subregion.
New records of poecilostomatoid copepods (Crustacea) from a coastal system in the Colombian Caribbean with notes on morphology
Seven species of free-living poecilostomatoid copepods are recorded from a coastal system in northern Colombia; one of these records, Oncaea scottodicarloi Heron and Bradford-Grieve, is new for…