Distribution and geographical variation of Australatya striolata (McCulloch and McNeill 1923) (Decapoda: Atyidae)

@inproceedings{Smith1994DistributionAG,
  title={Distribution and geographical variation of Australatya striolata (McCulloch and McNeill 1923) (Decapoda: Atyidae)},
  author={R. E. W. Smith},
  year={1994}
}
The distribution of the filter-feeding atyid shrimp Australatya striolata was extended northwards to 12o 45'S,143o 12'E and southwards to 37o 29'S,149o 35'E. The lowest altitude for adults tended to decrease with increasing latitude, and the northern limit coincides with the limit of suitable montane habitats. Specimens of Central American atyids in the Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, and allegedly collected by von Mueller in Victoria may have been confused with A. striolata… CONTINUE READING