Two new species of the genus Joeropsis Koehler, 1885 (Isopoda, Asellota, Joeropsididae) from Korean waters SCIE SCOPUS

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Title
Two new species of the genus Joeropsis Koehler, 1885 (Isopoda, Asellota, Joeropsididae) from Korean waters
Author(s)
Kim, Sung Hoon; Kim, Jong Guk; Yoon, Seong Myeong
Alternative Author(s)
김종국
Publication Year
2022-03
Abstract
Two new species, Joeropsis denticulatus sp. nov. and Joeropsis semicircularis sp. nov. are reported from South Korea. Joeropsis denticulatus sp. nov. can be identified by the following character states: whole body has dark brown chromatophores dorsally, lateral margins of the cephalon are smooth and narrowing anteriorly, and basis of pereopods has serrated cuticular scales superiorly. Joeropsis semicircularis sp. nov. can be identified by the following character states: the cephalon, pereonite 4, and pleotelson have dark brown chromatophores dorsally, lateral margins of the cephalon are smooth and parallel each other, and flagellar article 1 of the antenna is swollen and semi-circular in shape.
ISSN
1313-2989
URI
https://sciwatch.kiost.ac.kr/handle/2020.kiost/42410
DOI
10.3897/zookeys.1090.80149
Bibliographic Citation
ZooKeys, v.1090, no.1090, pp.85 - 102, 2022
Publisher
Pensoft Publishers
Keywords
Isopoda; Joeropsis; morphology; new species; South Korea; taxonomy
Type
Article
Language
English
Document Type
Article
Publisher
Pensoft Publishers
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