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Revista Brasileira de Zoologia

Print version ISSN 0101-8175

Rev. Bras. Zool. vol.17 no.2 Curitiba June 2000

https://doi.org/10.1590/S0101-81752000000200019 

Corophiidae (Crustacea, Amphipoda) da costa brasileira

 

Corophiidae (Crustacea, Amphipoda) from Brazilian coast

 

 

Maria Teresa Valério-BerardoI; Valter Kasuo MiyagiII

IFaculdade de Ciências Biológicas, Exatas e Experimentais, Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie. Rua Itambé 135, 01239-902 São Paulo, São Paulo, Brasil
IIInstituto Oceanográfico, Universidade de São Paulo. Caixa Postal 9075, 01065-970 São Paulo, São Paulo, Brasil

 

 


ABSTRACT

Twelve genera and seventeen species of corophiid amphipods are reported from Brazilian coastal waters: Ampelisciphotis podophthalma J.L. Barnard, 1958, Aora spinicornis Afonso, 1976, Audulla chelifera Chevreux, 1901, Bemlos foresti (Mateus & Mateus, 1966), B. unicornis (Bynum & Fox, 1977), Cheiriphotis megacheles (Giles, 1885), Chevalia mexicana Pearse, 1913, Corophium acherusicum Costa, 1851, Gammaropsis (Gammaropsis) atlantica Stebbing, 1888, G. (G.). thompsoni (Walker, 1898), G. (G.) togoensis (Schellenberg, 1925), G. (Podoceropsis) sophiae (Boeck, 1861), Globoso-lembos smithi (Holmes, 1905), Lembos hypacanthus (K.H. Barnard, 1916), Photis brevipes Shoemaker, 1942, P. longicaudata Bate & Westwood, 1862 e Pseudomegamphopus barnardi Myers, 1968. An identification key, diagnosis and latitutinal distribution of each species are provided.

Key words: Amphipoda, Corophiidae, Brazilian coast.


 

 

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Recebido em 29.X.1998: aceito em 05.V.2000.

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