Australian Museum Journal The alpheid shrimp of Australia. Part I. The lower genera

Shortform:
Banner and Banner, 1973, Rec. Aust. Mus. 28(15): 291–382
Author(s):
Banner, Dora M.; Banner, Albert H.
Year published:
1973
Title:
The alpheid shrimp of Australia. Part I. The lower genera
Serial title:
Records of the Australian Museum
Volume:
28
Issue:
15
Start page:
291
End page:
382
DOI:
10.3853/j.0067-1975.28.1973.407
Language:
English
Date published:
05 July 1973
Cover date:
05 July 1973
ISSN:
0067-1975
CODEN:
RAUMAJ
Publisher:
The Australian Museum
Place published:
Sydney, Australia
Subjects:
CRUSTACEA: DECAPODA; TAXONOMY
Digitized:
03 February 2009
Available online:
03 March 2009
Reference number:
407
EndNote package:
EndNote file
Title page:
Title page (151kb PDF)
Complete work:
Complete work (8673kb PDF)

Abstract

This is the first section of a three-part monograph on the alpheid shrimp of Australia. The study is based upon a collection of 5,000 to 6,000 specimens, in part on loan from various institutions and individuals and in part collected by the authors. For each species recognitional characteristics are described and depicted, notes are given on taxonomy, variation, and biology, and the Australian and world distribution is listed. The present paper deals with lower genera; the future two papers will deal with Synalpheus and Alpheus respectively...