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NeocaUichirus raymanningi , a new species of ghost shrimp from the northeastern coast of Venezuela ( Crustacea : Decapoda : Callianassidae )

@inproceedings{Gomez2009NeocaUichirusR,
  title={NeocaUichirus raymanningi , a new species of ghost shrimp from the northeastern coast of Venezuela ( Crustacea : Decapoda : Callianassidae )},
  author={M. Gomez and A. Rosa and A. De and L. Rosa and A. D. La and Rosa},
  year={2009}
}
  • M. Gomez, A. Rosa, +3 authors Rosa
  • Published 2009
  • —A new species of ghost shrimp, NeocaUichirus raymanningi, is described based on specimens collected in subtidal habitats in the Gulf of Cariaco, northeastern Venezuela. This new species is most similar to N. rathbunae (Schmitt), but differs from it primarily in having a broadly rounded rostrum, and in the case of males, unique armature of merus and dactylus on the major cheliped. A checklist of all known species in the world currently assigned to the genus NeocaUichirus Sakai is included… CONTINUE READING

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