First record of five free-living Isopod species from the coast of Cyprus

KIRKIM F., Ozcan T., KATAĞAN T., Bakir K.

ACTA ADRIATICA, cilt.51, ss.101-105, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 51 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.101-105


The study was carried out along the Cyprus coast, Levantine basin. A total of 9 samplings were conducted at 5 stations and 2 different biotopes. One species (Gnathia dentata) is reported for the first time from the Mediterranean Sea, two species (Campecopea hirsuta and Eurydice truncata) are new for the eastern Mediterranean Sea, and two species (Cyathura carinata and Paradella dianae) for the fauna of Cyprus.