Australian Museum Journal Two new stomatopod crustaceans from Australia

Shortform:
Manning, 1970, Rec. Aust. Mus. 28(4): 77–85
Author(s):
Manning, Raymond B.
Year published:
1970
Title:
Two new stomatopod crustaceans from Australia
Serial title:
Records of the Australian Museum
Volume:
28
Issue:
4
Start page:
77
End page:
85
DOI:
10.3853/j.0067-1975.28.1970.419
Language:
English
Date published:
20 November 1970
Cover date:
20 November 1970
ISSN:
0067-1975
CODEN:
RAUMAJ
Publisher:
The Australian Museum
Place published:
Sydney, Australia
Subjects:
CRUSTACEA: STOMATOPODA
Digitized:
02 February 2009
Available online:
03 March 2009
Reference number:
419
EndNote package:
EndNote file
Title page:
Title page (94kb PDF)
Complete work:
Complete work (848kb PDF)

Abstract

Late in 1968 John C. Yaldwyn, then Curator of Crustacea at the Australian Museum, forwarded three small stomatopods from the collections of that Museum to me for study. One of the specimens proved to be a juvenile of a previously known Australian species, Anchisquilla mcneilli (Stephenson); it differs enough from published accounts of larger specimens to justify inclusion here of some descriptive notes. Both of the other specimens represent undescribed species belonging to two genera already recorded from Australian waters, Heterosquilla (Family Lysiosquillidae) and Manningia (Family Gonodactylidae); both of the new species are described herein...