Three new species of shrimp

Main report: A new Caribbean snapping shrimp
(Advanced Aquarist)

Scientific Paper: Zootaxa    (Plazi Treatment)
New Taxa: Alpheopsis paratrigona, Alpheopsis gotrina, Alpheopsis Aristoteles
Species named for: resemblance of the new species to A. trigona, anagram of its presumed closest relative, A. trigona., Greek philosopher and scientist Aristotle
Categories: Crustaceans | New Species
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Three species of shrimp from the genus Alpheopsis are described from the tropical western Atlantic/Caribbean, pacific coasts of Panama and Colombia, and tropical eastern Atlantic (São Tomé Island).

Alpheopsis paratrigona. Photo A. Anker

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