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 Yu, H. and N.L. Bruce (2006) Aega sheni, a new species of Aegidae (Crustacea: Isopoda: Cymothoida) from southern China and Australia. Zootaxa 1224: 23–31. PDF is 147kB


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Reference ID 10381
Reference type journalarticle
Authors Yu, H.
Bruce, N.L.
Publication Year (for display) 2006
Publication Year (for sorting) 2006
Title _Aega sheni_, a new species of Aegidae (Crustacea: Isopoda: Cymothoida) from southern China and Australia
Secondary Title Zootaxa
Secondary Authors  
Tertiary Title  
Tertiary Authors  
Volume 1224
Pages 23–31
Place published  
Aega sheni sp. nov. from Chinese and Australian waters, is described and figured. This species is characterized by the plate-like expansion of antennule peduncle articles 1 and 2, very large eyes (nearly making contact), numerous robust setae on the inferior margins of the ischium of pereopods 2 and 3, large distal lobe on the propodus of pereopods 1-3, shape and setation of the uropods, and the rounded pleotelson posterior margin. Aega sheni has been recorded at depths of 300-435 metres.
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