First record of the spottail mantis shrimp, Squilla mantis (Stomatopoda, Squillidae), in the Ria Formosa lagoon (Algarve coast, southern Portugal)

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First record of the spottail mantis shrimp, Squilla mantis (Stomatopoda, Squillidae), in the Ria Formosa lagoon (Algarve coast, southern Portugal)

in Crustaceana


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    The spottail mantis shrimp, Squilla mantis (Linnaeus, 1758), caught in the Ria Formosa lagoon (Algarve coast, southern Portugal). A, dorsal view; B, lateral view of the raptorial claw (merus, carpus, propodus and dactylus); C, ventral view of sixth abdominal somite, uropods and telson.

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    Geographical location (arrow) of the present record of the spottail mantis shrimp, Squilla mantis (Linnaeus, 1758), in the Ria Formosa lagoon (Algarve coast, southern Portugal).


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