New hyalellids (Crustacea, Amphipoda, Hyalellidae) from Lake Titicaca

  • Coleman C
  • Gonzalez E
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Two new species of hyalellid amphipods, Hyalella crawfordi and H. gauthieri, are described from Lake Titicaca; H. echinus (Faxon, 1876) is redescribed. The H. echinus group of species is newly proposed for these three species, and a group diagnosis is provided. A key to the three species in the group is provided Full article published online at © 2006 Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik.

Author-supplied keywords

  • Freshwater
  • Hyalella crawfordi
  • Hyalella echinus
  • Hyalella gauthieri
  • New species
  • Taxonomy

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  • Ch Oliver Coleman

  • Exequiel R. Gonzalez

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