Gammarus izmirensis sp nov., a new species of freshwater amphipod from Turkey (Amphipoda, Gammaridae)


Ozbek M.

CRUSTACEANA, cilt.80, ss.1317-1325, 2007 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 80 Konu: 11
  • Basım Tarihi: 2007
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1163/156854007782605592
  • Dergi Adı: CRUSTACEANA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1317-1325

Özet

A new species of freshwater amphipod, Gammarus izmirensis sp. nov., belonging to the Gammarus pulex-group, is described. Specimens have been collected from a stream in the Kemalpasa district, Izmir province, western Anatolia. A detailed morphological description and illustrations of the new species are given. Differences between the new species and related species are discussed.