Crustaceans

A new American crayfish

A new American crayfish

Crustaceans, New Species August 13, 2016 at 12:38 pm

Fallicambarus schusteri is the newest described crayfish from the Americas. The new burrowing species was discovered, surprisingly, along seasonally-flooded roadside ditches.

Five New Species of Freshwater Crabs Discovered in India

Five New Species of Freshwater Crabs Discovered in India

Crustaceans, New Species March 5, 2016 at 10:09 am

Five new species of brightly coloured freshwater crabs have been found in the Western Ghats, India’s wildlife haven. Of these, two species belong to the genus Ghatiana (discovered in 2014) and the remaining to Gubernatoriana (known since 1970).  Prior to this, 36 species belonging to 14 different genera were known from the Western Ghats in the family of freshwater crabs. The latest discoveries bring the total species count to 41.

Biologists think they’ve found a new dwarf crayfish spe…

Biologists think they’ve found a new dwarf crayfish spe…

Crustaceans, New Species January 11, 2016 at 12:00 am

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[Crustacea • 2015] Binhthuanomon vinhtan • A New Genus …

[Crustacea • 2015] Binhthuanomon vinhtan • A New Genus …

Crustaceans, New Species December 2, 2015 at 12:00 am

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News “A new species of reef crab named in honour of Pri…

News “A new species of reef crab named in honour of Pri…

Celebrity Taxa, Crustaceans, New Species November 4, 2015 at 12:00 am

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A new species of the hermit crab genus Paguristes Dana,…

A new species of the hermit crab genus Paguristes Dana,…

Crustaceans, New Species October 27, 2015 at 12:00 am

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A new shrimp: Urocaridella liui

A new shrimp: Urocaridella liui

Crustaceans, New Species September 2, 2015 at 12:00 am

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Sir Elton John is the inspiration behind the name of a …

Sir Elton John is the inspiration behind the name of a …

Celebrity Taxa, Crustaceans, New Species August 30, 2015 at 12:00 am

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Theree’s a new crayfish species and it’s named after Edw…

Theree’s a new crayfish species and it’s named after Edw…

Celebrity Taxa, Crustaceans, New Species August 30, 2015 at 12:00 am

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Two New Species of Whale-Eating Shrimp-Like Animals Dis…

Two New Species of Whale-Eating Shrimp-Like Animals Dis…

Crustaceans, New Species August 4, 2015 at 12:00 am

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Hairy Antarctic Hoff Crab Gets Formal Scientific Name

Hairy Antarctic Hoff Crab Gets Formal Scientific Name

Crustaceans, New Species July 9, 2015 at 12:00 am

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Hairy-Chested Yeti Crab Found in Antarctica

Hairy-Chested Yeti Crab Found in Antarctica

Crustaceans, New Species June 23, 2015 at 12:00 am

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DFO discovers new shrimp species in Newfoundland

DFO discovers new shrimp species in Newfoundland

Crustaceans, New Species June 21, 2015 at 12:00 am

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New species of freshwater crab, from Ethiopia

New species of freshwater crab, from Ethiopia

Crustaceans, New Species June 12, 2015 at 5:36 pm

A new species of freshwater crab, Potamonautes isimangaliso sp. n., is described from the western shores of False Bay, Hluhluwe, within the iSimangaliso Wetland Park, South Africa.    

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Crustaceans, New Species May 24, 2015 at 12:00 am

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New Gall Crab Species Discovered

New Gall Crab Species Discovered

Crustaceans, New Species May 22, 2015 at 12:00 am

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New cryptic amphipod discovered in West Caucasus caves

New cryptic amphipod discovered in West Caucasus caves

Crustaceans, New Species May 22, 2015 at 12:00 am

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New crab species described from southwestern Ethiopia

New crab species described from southwestern Ethiopia

Crustaceans, New Species May 13, 2015 at 12:00 am

Potamonautes holthuisi sp. nov. is described from southwestern Ethiopia (Gamo Gofa Province).

Weird and wonderful colourful crayfish species discover…

Weird and wonderful colourful crayfish species discover…

Crustaceans, New Species May 12, 2015 at 12:00 am

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New coral-inhabiting gall crab species discovered from …

New coral-inhabiting gall crab species discovered from …

Crustaceans, New Species April 26, 2015 at 12:00 am

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