Abstract

A new sand-hopper, Talorchestia brucei sp. nov., is reported from beaches in Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia. It differs from other species in the genus Talorchestia (sensu stricto) in having relatively few robust setae on the telson.

 

Bibliographic Data

Title
Talorchestia brucei sp. nov. (Amphipoda, Talitridae), the first talitrid from the Northern Territory, Australia
Author
Lowry, J. K; Springthorpe, R. T
Year
2009
Publication Type
Refereed Article
Journal
Crustaceana
Number of pages
897-912
Volume
82
Issue
7