Two new species and new findings in the genus Pallenopsis (Pycnogonida: Pallenopsidae) with an updated identification key to Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic species.

@article{CanoSnchez2019TwoNS,
  title={Two new species and new findings in the genus Pallenopsis (Pycnogonida: Pallenopsidae) with an updated identification key to Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic species.},
  author={E. Cano-S{\'a}nchez and P. L{\'o}pez-Gonz{\'a}lez},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2019},
  volume={4585 3},
  pages={
          zootaxa.4585.3.7
        }
}
  • E. Cano-Sánchez, P. López-González
  • Published 2019
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Zootaxa
  • The present contribution describes and discusses the observed morphological variability of pycnogonids in the genus Pallenopsis collected during the Italica XIX cruise to Victoria Land, Ross Sea, Antarctica (3 Feb-4 Mar, 2004). Four species are recognized in this collection and two of them are proposed as new species Pallenopsis gracilis n. sp. and Pallenopsis rotunda n. sp. The new species are described, illustrated, and compared morphologically with their closest congeners. The morphological… CONTINUE READING
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