Memoirs of Museum Victoria

Iphimedia poorei, a new species of Iphimediidae (Crustacea, Amphipoda) from the New South Wales Australian coast

Ch. O. Coleman and J.K. Lowry

66(1): 61-69 (2009)

Abstract: The new species Iphimedia poorei is described and illustrated in detail. It differs very much from all known species of the genus by its numerous, extravagant dorsal processes, stout spines on all coxal plates, cuspidate basis and the drawn out, pointed merus on each of pereopods 5–7.

Keywords: Crustacea, Amphipoda, Iphimediidae, taxonomy, new species, Australia

Citation: Coleman, Ch.O. & Lowry, J.K., 2009. Iphimedia poorei, a new species of Iphimediidae (Crustacea, Amphipoda) from the New South Wales Australian coast. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 66: 61-69. http://doi.org/10.24199/j.mmv.2009.66.7

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