Tanaidacea (Tanaidacea: Crustacea) from Brazil. IV. A new genus and two new species from the family Leptocheliidae

@article{ArajoSilva2012TanaidaceaC,
  title={Tanaidacea (Tanaidacea: Crustacea) from Brazil. IV. A new genus and two new species from the family Leptocheliidae},
  author={C. L. Ara{\'u}jo-Silva and K. Larsen},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2012},
  volume={3523},
  pages={1-19}
}
This study is based on the material collected from REVIZEE Program and under the Petrobras oil-exploration programs.These collections revealed a number of representatives from the family Leptocheliidae in its broadest sense, with descrip-tions of one new genus, Makraleptochelia n. gen., and two new species, M. potiguara n. sp. and Intermedichelia jesseri n. sp. The new genus appears to be closely related to Konarus-Parakonarus-Pseudoleptochelia complex of species anddiffers mainly in the… Expand
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