Two new species of Heteromysini (Mysida, Mysidae) from the island of Madeira (N.E. Atlantic), with notes on sea anemone and hermit crab commensalisms in the genus Heteromysis S. I. Smith, 1873

@inproceedings{Wittmann2008TwoNS,
  title={Two new species of Heteromysini (Mysida, Mysidae) from the island of Madeira (N.E. Atlantic), with notes on sea anemone and hermit crab commensalisms in the genus Heteromysis S. I. Smith, 1873},
  author={Karl Johann Wittmann},
  year={2008}
}
[Faunistic studies and a survey of anemone commensals in near-shore habitats at the Island of Madeira yielded two new species belonging to the genus Heteromysis: H. dardani commensal with the diogenid hermit crab, Dardanus calidus (Risso, 1827), and H. wirtzi with the sea anemone, Telmatactis cricoides (Duchassaing, 1850). Both species differ from previously known E. Atlantic species by a flagellate, modified seta on the inner distal corner of the antennular trunk. H. wirtzi shows more spines… CONTINUE READING

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