Neocaridina iriomotensis Naruse, Shokita and Cai, 2006

Cai, Y., 2006, Atyid shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea) of the Ryukyu Islands, southern Japan, with descriptions of two new species, Journal of Natural History 40 (38 - 40), pp. 2123-2172: 2165

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.1080/00222930601084049

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Neocaridina iriomotensis Naruse, Shokita and Cai, 2006
status

 

Neocaridina iriomotensis Naruse, Shokita and Cai, 2006  

Neocaridina iriomotensis Naruse, Shokita and Cai, 2006, p 25   [type locality: Iriomote Island , Ryukyus, Japan].

? Neocaridina brevirostris: Naruse and Shokita 2005a, p 204   (part); Shokita 2006h, p 62.

Neocaridina sp.   : Naruse and Shokita 2005b, p 204.

Material examined

Five males, cl 3.3–4.8 mm, 1 female, cl 5.0 mm, 3 ovigerous females, cl 4.1–5.0 mm, ZRC 2004.0587 View Materials , headwater of Nakama River , Iriomote Island , Ryukyu Islands, Cai et al., 16 June 2000   ; 19 males, cl 3.4–5.1 mm, 7 females, cl 4.0– 5.2 mm, 4 ovigerous females, ZRC 2004.0588 View Materials , slightly downstream of the head water area of Nakama River , Ishigaki Island , Ryukyu Islands, Cai et al., 16 June 2000   ; 2 males, cl 4.4–4.8 mm, 1 female, cl 5.8 mm, ZRC 2004.0589 View Materials , upper stream of Nakama River , Ishigaki Island, Ryukyu Islands, Cai et al   ., 2 males, cl 4.1–4.2 mm, 1 ovigerous female, cl 4.5 mm, ZRC, Iriomote Island , Ryukyu Islands, Cai et al, 15 June 2000   ; 27 males, cl 3.2–4.3 mm, ZRC 2004.0590 View Materials , headwater of Nakama river , Ishigaki Island, Ryukyu Islands, coll. Y. Cai and T. Naruse, 2000   .

Habitat

Headwater of Nakama River, Iriomote Island.

Remarks

This species has been described in detail, with comparisons being made against several congeners (see Naruse et al. 2006).

Distribution

Known only from the type locality, Iriomote Island   .

ZRC

Zoological Reference Collection, National University of Singapore

T

Tavera, Department of Geology and Geophysics

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Decapoda

Family

Atyidae

Genus

Neocaridina

Loc

Neocaridina iriomotensis Naruse, Shokita and Cai, 2006

Cai, Y. 2006
2006
Loc

Neocaridina iriomotensis

Naruse T & Shokita S & Cai Y 2006: 25
2006
Loc

Neocaridina brevirostris: Naruse and Shokita 2005a , p 204

Shokita S 2006: 62
Naruse T & Shokita S 2005: 204
2005
Loc

Neocaridina sp.

Naruse T & Shokita S 2005: 204
2005