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Zaramillidae, a new amphipod family from the subantarctic Kerguelen Islands (Amphipoda, Senticaudata, Gammaroidea, Zaramillidae fam. nov.)

J.K. LOWRY, A.A MYERS

Abstract


A new senticaudate amphipod family, Zaramillidae is described from the subantarctic Kerguelen Islands, based on the genus Zaramilla Stebbing, 1888. It is placed in the gammaridiran amphipods.

 


Keywords


Crustacea, Amphipoda, Senticaudata, Gammaridira, Gammaroidea, taxonomy, new family

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4169.2.11

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