Maricoccus brucei, an unusual new genus and species of Sphaeromatidae from southern Australia (Crustacea: Isopoda)

@article{Poore1994MaricoccusBA,
  title={Maricoccus brucei, an unusual new genus and species of Sphaeromatidae from southern Australia (Crustacea: Isopoda)},
  author={G. Poore},
  journal={Memoirs of the Museum of Victoria},
  year={1994},
  volume={54},
  pages={171-178}
}
  • G. Poore
  • Published 1994
  • Biology
  • Memoirs of the Museum of Victoria
Poore, G. C. B., 1994. Maricoccus brucei, an unusual new genus and species of Sphaeromatidae from southern Australia (Crustacea: lsopoda). Memoirs of the Museum of Victoria 54: 171-178. A new monotypic genus is diagnosed, the first among Sphaeromatidae with complete fusion of pleonite I to the remaining pleonites. It belongs to a group of dynamenine genera in which the first pleopods are operculiform, the first pleonal sternite is long, and the mandibular incisor is unicuspidate. The new genus… Expand

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