Freshwater decapods of Puerto Rico: A checklist and reports of new localities Article

Pérez-Reyes, O, Crowl, TA, Hernández-García, PJ et al. (2013). Freshwater decapods of Puerto Rico: A checklist and reports of new localities . 3717(3), 329-344. 10.11646/zootaxa.3717.3.3

cited authors

  • Pérez-Reyes, O; Crowl, TA; Hernández-García, PJ; Ledesma-Fusté, R; Villar-Fornes, FA; Covich, AP

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abstract

  • An updated checklist of the freshwater decapod species of Puerto Rico is presented based on records of shrimp and crab species whose presence has been confirmed in Puerto Rico as a result of extensive field collections, examination of car-cinological collections, literature review, and personal communications from researchers. The freshwater decapods fauna of Puerto Rico consists of 18 species of shrimps belonging to eight genera and three families, and one species of crab be-longing to the family Pseudothelphusidae. Copyright © 2013 Magnolia Press.

publication date

  • September 30, 2013

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

start page

  • 329

end page

  • 344

volume

  • 3717

issue

  • 3