Cookies Policy

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I accept this policy

Find out more here

Two New Species of Amphipods (Peracarida, Amphipoda, Leucothoidae) from the Veracruz Coral Reef System, S.W. Gulf of Mexico

No metrics data to plot.
The attempt to load metrics for this article has failed.
The attempt to plot a graph for these metrics has failed.
The full text of this article is not currently available.

Brill’s MyBook program is exclusively available on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Students and scholars affiliated with an institution that has purchased a Brill E-Book on the BrillOnline platform automatically have access to the MyBook option for the title(s) acquired by the Library. Brill MyBook is a print-on-demand paperback copy which is sold at a favorably uniform low price.

Access this article

+ Tax (if applicable)
Add to Favorites
You must be logged in to use this functionality

image of Crustaceana

Two new species of amphipods of the genus Leucothoe, L. ortizi and L. hendrickxi, are described from the Veracruz Coral Reef System, Veracruz, Mexico. The specimens were collected from artificial substrates placed at a depth of 13 m. The two new species are compared to other, closely similar species of Leucothoe. Se describen dos nuevas especies de anfípodos del género Leucothoe, L. ortizi y L. hendrickxi, colectadas en el Sistema Arrecifal Veracruzano, Veracruz, México. Los especímenes fueron colectados en sustratos artificiales colocados a 13 m de profundidad. Las dos nuevas especies son comparadas con otras especies cercanamente relacionadas de Leucothoe.

Affiliations: 1: Laboratorio de Crustáceos, Facultad de Estudios Superiores Iztacala, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, A.P. 314, Tlalnepantla, Estado de México, C.P. 54090, Mexico; 2: Colección Nacional de Crustáceos, Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, A.P. 70-153, Mexico 04510, D.F., Mexico;, Email:


Full text loading...


Data & Media loading...

Article metrics loading...



Can't access your account?
  • Tools

  • Add to Favorites
  • Printable version
  • Email this page
  • Subscribe to ToC alert
  • Get permissions
  • Recommend to your library

    You must fill out fields marked with: *

    Librarian details
    Your details
    Why are you recommending this title?
    Select reason:
    Crustaceana — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation