Abstract

The new lysianassoid amphipod family Izinkalidae is established and the genus Izinkala is reported from Australian waters for the first time. One new species, Izinkala griffithsi sp. nov., is described.

Key words: Crustacea, Amphipoda, Lysianassoidea, Izinkalidae, Izinkala griffithsi, Australia, taxonomy, new family, new species
 

 

 
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Bibliographic Data

Title
The family Izinkalidae fam. nov. (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Lysianassoidea) in Australian waters
Author
Lowry, J. K; Stoddart, H. E
Year
2010
Publication Type
Refereed Article
Journal
Zootaxa
Number of pages
64-68
Volume
2532
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