Diapontonia maranulus new genus new species a pontoniine shrimp associate of a deep water echinoid

Bruce, A.J.

Journal of Crustacean Biology 6(1): 125-133

1986


ISSN/ISBN: 0278-0372
Accession: 005146014

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Abstract
Diapontonia maranulus, a new genus and species of pontoniine shrimp, found in association with an asterostomatoid echinoid host, Palaeopneustes tholoformis, in the Bahamian region, at a depth of 240-309 m, is described and illustrated. The shrimps were collected by the Johnson Sea Link submersible.