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First record of four Pasiphaea Savigny, 1816 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Pasiphaeidae) species from the southwestern Atlantic 

Setor de Carcinologia, Museu Nacional/UFRJ, Quinta da Boa Vista, São Cristóvão s/n, 20940-040, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Setor de Carcinologia, Museu Nacional/UFRJ, Quinta da Boa Vista, São Cristóvão s/n, 20940-040, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Crustacea Pasiphaea Pasiphaeidae taxonomy southwestern Atlantic


New records of Pasiphaea from the Southwestern Atlantic are reported. The material was sampled during the oceanographic projects REVIZEE and HABITATS and four species were collected: Pasiphaea alcocki (Wood-Mason, 1891); P. major Hayashi, 2006; P. taiwanica Komai et al., 2012 and P. tarda Krøyer, 1845. An identification key for the seven currently reported species of southwestern Atlantic Pasiphaea is provided.



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