Abstract

This paper documents 13 known and seven new species of Ampithoidae from three South Pacific locations: Papua New Guinea; the Austral Isles, French Polynesia; and the Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia. The new species Ampithoe ricaudyana, Ampithoe takeuchii, Cymadusa lituus, Cymadusa paradisaea, Plumithoe boulari, Sunamphitoe kanaka and Sunamphitoe tjiboui are described.

Bibliographic Data

Title
Ampithoid amphipods from the South Pacific: Papua New Guinea, French Polynesia and New Caledonia
Author
Peart, R. A; Hughes, L. E
Year
2014
Publication Type
Refereed Article
Journal
Journal of Natural History
Number of pages
739-861
Volume
48
Abstract URL
Abstract