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Quinquelaophonte varians n. sp. (Copepoda, Harpacticoida, Crustacea) and notes on its developmental stages

  title={Quinquelaophonte varians n. sp. (Copepoda, Harpacticoida, Crustacea) and notes on its developmental stages},
  author={T. Bj{\"o}rnberg},
  • T. Björnberg
  • Published 2010
  • Biology
  • Quinquelaophonte varians n. sp. is described from samples collected in the rocky pools near to the Center of Marine Biology, University of Sao Paulo, and from bottom samples taken near to Guaeca Point, Sao Sebastiao Channel region. Easily maintained in the laboratory, it yielded nauplii and copepodids, which also were characterized for eventual identification in bottom samples.The new species is compared to other nearly related species of the same genus (sigmoides, parasigmoides, quinquespinosa… CONTINUE READING
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