Abstract

Freshwater amphipods from Australian subterranean waters are discussed. Five new genera and fourteen new species are described; the genus Wesniphargus Williams & Barnard is rediagnosed and specimens assigned to W. nichollsi (Straskraba) are fully described; a synopsis of subterranean species is provided.

 
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Bibliographic Data

Short Form
Bradbury and Williams, 1997, Rec. Aust. Mus. 49(3): 249–341
Author
J. H. Bradbury; W. D. Williams
Year
1997
Title
The amphipod (Crustacea) stygofauna of Australia: description of new taxa (Melitidae, Neoniphargidae, Paramelitidae), and a synopsis of known species
Serial Title
Records of the Australian Museum
Volume
49
Issue
3
Start Page
249
End Page
341
DOI
10.3853/j.0067-1975.49.1997.1270
Language
English
Date Published
22 December 1997
Cover Date
22 December 1997
ISSN
0067-1975
CODEN
RAUMAJ
Publisher
The Australian Museum
Place Published
Sydney, Australia
Subjects
CRUSTACEA: AMPHIPODA
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17 February 2009
Available Online
05 March 2009
Reference Number
1270
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