Stellatoniscus,

Oanh, Le Thi Kieu & Boyko, Christopher B., 2020, Cancrion khanhensis sp. nov. (Crustacea: Isopoda: Entoniscidae) infesting Monomia haanii (Stimpson, 1858) (Crustacea: Brachyura: Portunidae) from Nha Trang Bay, Khanh Hoa, Vietnam, with remark, Zootaxa 4894 (3), pp. 366-386: 376

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4894.3.4

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:451A3DBD-A70C-426B-8455-8A554DE99144

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/E7A37763-9A79-44A5-A4B2-60495827D74D

taxon LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:act:E7A37763-9A79-44A5-A4B2-60495827D74D

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Stellatoniscus
status

gen. nov.

Stellatoniscus  gen. nov.

LSID urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:E7A37763-9A79-44A5-A4B2-60495827D74D

Type species: Stellatoniscus tentaculus  sp. nov.

Diagnosis. As for family.

Etymology. The new genus is named as a combination of the Latin stella (star) and - oniscus, a common ending for cryptoniscoid isopods. The gender is masculine.