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Significance of the sexual openings and supplementary structures on the phylogeny of brachyuran crabs (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura), with new nomina for higher-ranked podotreme taxa.
The patterns of complexity of the male and female sexual openings in Brachyura, which have been the source of uncertainties and conflicting opinions, are documented, together with a study of theExpand
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A new subfamilial arrangement for the Dromiidae de Haan, 1833, with diagnoses and descriptions of new genera and species (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura)
Une revue de diverses dispositions morphologiques chez les Dromiacea (et plus largement chez les Podotremata) a revele que la classification actuelle des Dromiidae ne refletait pas la richesse desExpand
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A new theoretical approach for the study of monophyly of the Brachyura (Crustacea: Decapoda) and its impact on the Anomura
Tavares, M. 2003. A new theoretical approach for the study of monophyly of the Brachyura (Crustacea: Decapoda) and its impact on the Anomura. In: Lemaitre, R., and Tudge, C.C. (eds), Biology of theExpand
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Alien Decapod Crustaceans in the Southwestern Atlantic Ocean
Thirteen marine alien species of decapod crustaceans have been recorded from the Southwestern Atlantic. Five species of alien decapods have established local populations: Charybdis hellerii (Brazil),Expand
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New species and new records of deep-water caridean shrimps from the South Atlantic Ocean (Crustacea, Decapoda)
Une nouvelle espece d'une crevette caride de profondeur est decrite de l'Atlantique sud-occidental, Heterocarpus inopinatus n. sp. (Pandalidae). La nouvelle espece se distingue aisement desExpand
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Taxonomic sufficiency for soft-bottom sublittoral mollusks assemblages in a tropical estuary, Guanabara Bay, Southeast Brazil.
Guanabara Bay (GB) is considered to be one of the most polluted environments of the southern Brazilian coastline. This typical estuarine system is impacted by the heavy discharge of both industrialExpand
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The cruise of the Marion Dufresne off the Brazilian coast : account of the scientific results and list of stations : Brazilian deep water fauna : Results of the oceanographic cruise TAAF MD55
Du 6 mai au 2 juin 1987, le Marion Dufresne a realise une serie d'echantillonnages dans les eaux profondes au large du sud-est bresilien : campagne oceanographique TAAF MD55/Bresil. Le tres richeExpand
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Population structure of the lancelet Branchiostoma caribaeum (Cephalochordata: Branchiostomidae) in the Baía de Guanabara, Rio de Janeiro, southeastern Brazil
Population structure of the lancelet Branchiostoma caribaeum Sandevall, 1853 was studied in four surveys, corresponding to austral seasons, in a tropical bay, southeast of Brazil. Abundance wasExpand
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Echinoidea and Holothuroidea (Echinodermata) of the Trindade and Martin Vaz Archipelago, off Brazil, with new records and remarks on taxonomy and species composition
The degree of isolation of oceanic islands makes these environments an excellent model for evolutionary studies. Proper knowledge of the species composition of oceanic islands, however, is requiredExpand
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