Abstract

This paper reports on a new species of Parhalimedon from the Great Barrier Reef, Australia.

Key words: Crustacea, Amphipoda, Exoedicerotidae, Great Barrier Reef, Australia, taxonomy, new species,
Parhalimedon kyhursti

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Abstract BOOK REVIEW
by Maria Byrne, Professor Marine and Developmental Biology, University of Sydney:

This important new book on the amphipods of the Great Barrier Reef is the result of years of collective effort by an international team of 20 amphipod experts. It fills a major gap in knowledge of the amphipods of Australia, as previously the tropical fauna was poorly known.

Bibliographic Data

Title
Exoedicerotidae
Author
Hughes, L. E
Editor
Lowry, J.K. & Myers, A.A.
Year
2009
Publication Type
Book Chapter
Publisher
Magnolia Press
Book Title
Amphipoda of the Great Barrier Reef, Australia
Number of pages
430-433
Series Title
Zootaxa 2260
Publisher
Magnolia Press
Place Published
Auckland, New Zealand
ISBN
978 1 86977 411 0
Abstract URL
Zootaxa