The genus Hippomedon in Australian waters (Crustacea, Amphipoda, Lysianassidae, Tryphosinae)

Zootaxa. 2015 Mar 6;3926(3):377-95. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3926.3.4.


Two new species of Hippomedon, H. hippolyte sp. nov. and H. tourville sp. nov. are described from Australian waters. The distribution of H. rodericki is extended from Tasmania northwards into New South Wales. The distribution of Hippomedon geelongi is also extended from Victoria northwards into New South Wales and southwards into Tasmania.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Amphipoda / anatomy & histology
  • Amphipoda / classification*
  • Amphipoda / growth & development
  • Animal Distribution
  • Animal Structures / anatomy & histology
  • Animal Structures / growth & development
  • Animals
  • Australia
  • Body Size
  • Female
  • Male
  • Organ Size