|Description of a new species of Petalopthalmus (Mysidacea) with a revised definition of the genus|
Panampunnayil, S.U. (1982). Description of a new species of Petalopthalmus (Mysidacea) with a revised definition of the genus. J. Plankton Res. 4(3): 643-650
In: Journal of Plankton Research. Oxford University Press: New York,. ISSN 0142-7873, more
New species; Mysidacea [WoRMS]; Petalophthalmus australis Panampunnayil, 1982 [WoRMS]; Marine
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A new species of Petalopthalmus, P. australis is described. This species can be easily distinguished from its congeners by the broad antennal scale whose outer margin is straight and naked. A key for the identification of Petalopthalmus spp, is also included.