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Discovery of the Genus Kinnecaris Jakobi, 1972 (Copepoda, Harpacticoida, Parastenocarididae) in Southeastern India, with Description of a New Species

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A new species of Parastenocarididae is described from southeastern India. It shows all the characters of the recently redefined genus Kinnecaris Jakobi, 1972. K. godavari sp. n. can be distinguished from its 17 congeners by characters of male legs 3 and 4, as well as by the setae of leg 5 in both sexes. This is the first report of the genus from India. Surprisingly, K. godavari sp. n. has very little in common with its known Madagascan congeners, except for the obvious generic characters. Eine neue Art der Parastenocarididae wird aus Südostindien beschrieben. Sie zeigt alle Merkmale der kürzlich neu definierten Gattung Kinnecaris Jakobi, 1972. K. godavari sp. n. kann von den anderen 17 Arten der Gattung durch Merkmale der 3 und 4. Beine der Männchen und durch die Beborstung der 5. Beine beider Geschlechter unterschieden werden. Dies ist der erste Fund der Gattung in Indien. Außer den Gattungsmerkmalen hat K. godavari sp. n. erstaunlicherweise kaum etwas mit den bekannten madagassischen Arten der Gattung gemeinsam.

Affiliations: 1: Department of Zoology, Acharya Nagarjuna University, Nagarjunanagar 522 510, India;, Email: yrangareddy@yahoo.com; 2: Institut für Biologie und Umweltwissenschaften, Universität Oldenburg, D-26111 Oldenburg, Germany;, Email: schminke@uni-oldenburg.de

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