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Distribution of two species of Nephropsis Wood-Mason, 1872 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Nephropidae) from northeastern Brazil

FLAVIO DE ALMEIDA ALVES-JÚNIOR, MARINA DE SÁ LEITÃO CÂMARA DE ARAÚJO, JESSER F. SOUZA-FILHO

Abstract


The genus Nephropsis Wood-Mason, 1872 has been reported from Brazil by Tavares (1998), Tavares & Young (2002), Silva et al. (2003), Dall´Occo et al. (2007) and Serejo et al. (2007), recording Nephropsis aculeata Smith, 1881, N. rosea Bate, 1888 and N. agassizii A. Milne-Edwards, 1880, the last of which occurs in both northeastern and southeastern of Brazil.

 


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Crustacea, Decapoda, Nephropidae

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4114.1.8

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