Axianassa australis Rodrigues & Shimizu, 1992, Rodrigues & Shimizu, 1992

Pachelle, Paulo P. G., Anker, Arthur, Mendes, Cecili B. & Bezerra, Luis E. A., 2016, Decapod crustaceans from the state of Ceará, northeastern Brazil: an updated checklist of marine and estuarine species, with 23 new records, Zootaxa 4131 (1), pp. 1-63: 30

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http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4131.1.1

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03B787CC-B274-9E6C-FF55-BFEE77A7FA64

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scientific name

Axianassa australis Rodrigues & Shimizu, 1992
status

 

Axianassa australis Rodrigues & Shimizu, 1992  

( Figure 22 View FIGURE 22 )

Axianassa australis Rodrigues & Shimizu 1992: 317   , figs. 1–20.

Material examined. Brazil, Ceará: 1 male, 1 female, LIMCE-UFC 894, Paracuru, Rio Curu estuary, mud flat, in burrows, suction pump, coll. P.P.G. Pachelle & H. Matthews-Cascon, 29.iv. 2014; 1 male, LIMCE-UFC 895, same collection data; 1 ov. female, LIMCE-UFC 896, same collection data; 1 ov. female, MZUSP 32649, same collection data [fcn PP 14 -048]; 1 male, MZUSP 32611, same collection data [fcn PP 14 -049].

Distribution. USA (Florida, Texas), Gulf of Mexico and Brazil (Ceará, Pernambuco, Sergipe, Bahia   , São Paulo, Paraná) (Coelho et al. 2007; Rosa & Almeida 2012; present study).

Remarks. The record of Axianassa australis   in Ceará represents the northern-most point in the distribution range of the species in Brazil. The burrows of A. australis   may occasionally harbour the “commensal” alpheid shrimp Leptalpheus axianassae   (see above).

MZUSP

Museu de Zoologia da Universidade de Sao Paulo

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Decapoda

Family

Laomediidae

Genus

Axianassa

Loc

Axianassa australis Rodrigues & Shimizu, 1992

Pachelle, Paulo P. G., Anker, Arthur, Mendes, Cecili B. & Bezerra, Luis E. A. 2016
2016
Loc

Axianassa australis

Rodrigues 1992: 317
1992