:: Volume 6, Issue 21 (Fall 2015) ::
JPG 2015, 6(21): 33-38 Back to browse issues page
A Report on the Isopods of the Coastal Waters of the Persian Gulf: the Hengam Island
Valiallah Khalahi-Pirbalouty *, Parima Hajializadeh, Iman Sourinejad
, Khalajiv@yahoo.com
Abstract:   (4121 Views)

The materials of this study were collected from intertidal and shallow subtidal habitats of the Hengam Island coasts from May 2013 to May 2014. A total of 10 species representing eight genera and four families are reported as follows: Sphaeromopsis persikolpos Khalaji-Pirbalouty and Wägele 2009, S. sarii Khalaji-Pirbalouty and Wägele 2009, Sphaeroma khalijfarsi Khalaji-Pirbalouty and Wägele 2010, Dynamenella granulata Javed and Ahmed 1988, and Cymodoce waegelei Khalaji-Pirbalouty & Raupach, 2014 (Sphaeromatidae); Baharilana kiabii Khalaji-Pirbalouty and Wägele 2010, Atarbolana exoconta Bruce and Javed 1987, and A. makranensis Khalaji-Pirbalouty, Naderloo and Keikhosravi 2015 (Cirolanidae); Ligia persica Khalaji-Pirbalouty and Wägele 2010 (Ligiidae); Olibrinus cf. antennatus Budde-Lund 1902 (Olibrinidae).

Keywords: Isopoda, Sphaeromatidae, Ligiidae, Cirolanidae, Hengam Island, Persian Gulf
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Type of Study: Basic and Original Research | Subject: Marine Biology & Biotechnology
Received: 2017/05/1 | Accepted: 2017/05/1 | ePublished: 2017/05/1

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