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First Record of a Palaemonid Shrimp, Brachycarpus biunguiculatus (LUCAS, 1849) from Japan

  title={First Record of a Palaemonid Shrimp, Brachycarpus biunguiculatus (LUCAS, 1849) from Japan},
  author={J. Okuno and M. Osawa},
  • J. Okuno, M. Osawa
  • Published 1994
  • Biology
  • Brachycarpus biunguiculatus (LUCAS, 1849) is recorded on the basis of three specimens collected f rom Japanese waters; two of them were captured f rom the lagoon on Kuro-shima Islet of Yaeyama Group , Ryukyu Islands and another specimen was caught in a submarine cave on Hachijo-j ima Island, Izu Islands. This species is widely distributed f rom the Mediterranean Sea and Atlantic Ocean to Indo-Pacific region, and the present specimens represent the first record of the species f rom Japan . A… CONTINUE READING
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