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Descriptive catalogue of South African decapod Crustacea

  title={Descriptive catalogue of South African decapod Crustacea},
  author={Keppel Harcourt Barnard},
  journal={Annals of the South African Museum. Annale van die Suid-Afrikaanse Museum},
  • K. H. Barnard
  • Published 1950
  • Geography
  • Annals of the South African Museum. Annale van die Suid-Afrikaanse Museum

The Crabs from Mayotte Island (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura)

A collection of crabs assembled during the KUW 2009 expedition to Mayotte Island and deposited in the Museum national d’Histoire naturelle Paris is studied. In total 202 species are recognized, 138

A world-wide review of species of the deep-water crangonid genus Parapontophilus Christoffersen, 1988 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Caridea), with descriptions of ten new species

Une revision mondiale des especes du genre Parapontophilus Christoffersen, 1988 (Decapoda, Caridea, Crangonidae) est presentee, mais elle devra etre utilisee avec precaution a cause des variations intraspecifiques presentees par de nombreuses espece.

Diets of Cape clawless otters at two South African coastal localities

Lobster and fish are relatively abundant within these reserves, suggesting prey availability rather than selective feeding influenced diet, and otters ate spiny lobsters with carapace lengths between 39.5 and 72.0 mm CL.


Investigation into morphological and genetic differentiation of the potamonautid fauna of southern Africa revealed the presence of two morphotypes collected from the Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal, and concluded that the northern morphotype represented an undescribed species, described here as Potamonautes clarus sp.

The African and Madagascan freshwater crabs in the Zoologische Staatssammlungc Munich lCrustaceac Decapodac Brachyurac Potamoidear

The collection of African and Madagascan freshwater crabs in the Zoologische Staatssammlung, Munich has been reevaluated and includes the holotype of Louisea edeaensis and paratypes of L. balssi, Sudanonautes monodi and Potamonautes gerdalensis.

Additions to the marine decapod (Crustacea: Decapoda) fauna of South Africa

This report adds five previously unreported species to the decapod crustacean fauna of South Africa, as well as removing one species previously listed in error. It also documents locality (and/or

Surveys of Afrotemperate forests yields two new freshwater crabs (Decapoda: Potamonautidae: Potamonautes MacLeay, 1838) from South Africa

The discovery of two new freshwater crab species from Afrotemperate forested mountain regions of South Africa suggest that remote mountainous areas or unsampled regions in South Africa likely harbor several novel species, reiterating a call to document aquatic inland biodiversity in forested and mountainous regions of the country.

First record of three species of spider crabs from west coast of India (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura)

The present study records occurrence of three species of spider crabs: Hyastenus hilgendorfi De Man, 1887 (Epialtidae), Hyastenus spinosus A. Milne-Edwards, 1872 (Epialtidae) and Paramaya mulli Ng,

Revision of the deep-water spider crab genus, Scyramathia A. Milne-Edwards, 1880, with the description of a new species from the Mediterranean and notes on Rochinia A. Milne-Edwards, 1875, and Anamathia Smith, 1885 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura, Epialtidae)

The taxonomy of the deep-water spider crabs of the genus Scyramathia A. Milne-Edwards, 1880, is revised and four extant species are recognised from the Atlantic and western Indian Ocean: S.

Revision of Superfamily Pilumnoidea from the Egyptian Red Sea coasts, Gulfs of Aqaba and Suez, Egypt

Most species of superfamily Pilumnoidea live in different places and habitats from the intertidal to ARTICLE INFO ABSTRACT Article History: Received: Oct. 26, 2019 accepted:Nov.