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Description of three new species of shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea) from Pacific Islands

@inproceedings{Holthuis1981DescriptionOT,
  title={Description of three new species of shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea) from Pacific Islands},
  author={L. B. Holthuis},
  year={1981}
}
  • L. B. Holthuis
  • Published 1981
  • Biology
  • —Descriptions of Discias musicus from the Marianas Islands, Periclimenes bayeri from the Marshall Islands, and Pontonia hurii from the Marshall and Tuamotu islands are provided for what were previously nomina nuda. In 1952 and 1953 a study of Pacific Decapod Crustacea was carried out under the auspices of the Pacific Science Board of the National Research Council of the United States. I was stationed then at the United States National Museum (now National Museum of Natural History), where I… CONTINUE READING
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