Microcope gen. nov.—a new deep-sea genus of Munnopsidae (Crustacea, Iso- poda, Asellota), with description of two new species from the Southern Hemi- sphere

@article{Malyutina2008MicrocopeGN,
  title={Microcope gen. nov.—a new deep-sea genus of Munnopsidae (Crustacea, Iso- poda, Asellota), with description of two new species from the Southern Hemi- sphere},
  author={M. Malyutina},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2008},
  volume={1866},
  pages={555}
}
  • M. Malyutina
  • Published 2008
  • Biology
  • Zootaxa
  • A new genus of Munnopsidae Lilljeborg, Microcope gen. nov., is described including Eurycope ovata Birstein, 1970 from the northwestern Pacific, and two new species, collected in the Cape Basin, and Atlantic Sector of the Southern Ocean. The new genus combines characters common for some genera of Eurycopinae Hansen and Betamorphinae Kussakin, but cannot be related to any known genus of the existing subfamilies and, thus, still remains incertae sedis. Microcope gen. nov. is characterized by… CONTINUE READING
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