Artículos
05 de noviembre de 2021

Probynia ramiroromani, new species (Isopoda: Bopyridae) and new occurrences of bopyrid isopods parasitizing decapod crustaceans from Mexican Atlantic waters

Jesús Romero-Rodríguez - Fernando Álvarez

Six species of bopyrids were detected by inspection of crustaceans of diverse taxa collected in the Gulf of Mexico and the Mexican Caribbean that were deposited in two scientific collections housed in the  Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. Probynia ramiroromani, new species are described, becoming the first species of the genus from the American continent.