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SourceID5956
NameChace, F.A.Jr., 1976. Shrimps of the pasiphaeid genus Leptochela with descriptions of three new species (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea).— Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 222: 1-51.
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IMIS-ID28311
AbstractTwelve species of Leptochela are described and illustrated, including L. hawaiiensis, new species from Hawaii; L. irrobusta, new species, from the Red Sea to the Marshall and Samoa islands; and L. papulata, new species, from the Carolinas, Georgia, and the Eastern Gulf of Mexico. Probolura, new subgenus, is proposed for the type species L. carinata Ortmann. The geographic distribution and sexual dimorphism of the species are discussed.
Taxa
(6)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptochela Stimpson, 1860 (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptochela (Leptochela) aculeocaudata Paul'son, 1875 (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptochela (Leptochela) hawaiiensis Chace, 1976 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptochela (Leptochela) irrobusta Chace, 1976 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptochela (Leptochela) papulata Chace, 1976 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboloura Chace, 1976 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptochela Stimpson, 1860 (original description)
Distributions
(2)
Red Sea for Leptochela (Leptochela) aculeocaudata Paul'son, 1875
Red Sea for Leptochela (Leptochela) irrobusta Chace, 1976
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