A new species of the genus Austinogebia Ngoc-Ho, 2001 (Decapoda, Gebiidea, Upogebiidae) from the Bohai Sea, China

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A new species of the upogebiid mud shrimp genus Austinogebia Ngoc-Ho, 2001, A. liui n. sp., collected from the Bohai Sea, is described and illustrated. It is closely similar to A. takaoensis (Sakai & Türkay, 1995) and A. spinifrons (Haswell, 1881) in the fixed finger of the male pereopod 1 bearing a large blunt tooth on the outer (or lateral) surface, but differs markedly from the latter two in the rostrum being 1.7 times as long as its basal width, and the lower margin of the antennal peduncle being unarmed, respectively.

A new species of the genus Austinogebia Ngoc-Ho, 2001 (Decapoda, Gebiidea, Upogebiidae) from the Bohai Sea, China

in Crustaceana

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    Austinogebia liui sp. nov. Holotype male, entire animal, lateral view. Scale = 1 mm.

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    Austinogebia liui sp. nov. Holotype male: a, anterior carpace, dorsal view; b, anterior carapace, lateral view; c, maxilliped 3, outer view; d, abdominal somite 6, telson and uropods, dorsal view. Scale = 1 mm.

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    Austinogebia liui sp. nov. Holotype male: a, male pereopod 1, outer view; b, male pereopod 1, inner view; c, pereopod 2, outer view; d, pereopod 3, outer view; e, pereopod 4, outer view; f, pereopod 5, outer view. Scale = 1 mm.

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