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Notes De Faunistique Et De Biologie Marines De Madagascar, V. Platypontonia Hyotis Nov. Sp. (Decapoda Natantia, Pontoniinae)

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A new pontoniid shrimp, Platypontonia hyotis, from the Indo-West Pacific area, is described. The material was collected in the south-western part of Madagascar, where it was found living commensally in bivalve molluscs of the family Ostreidae. A comparison with P. brevirostris, the type species of the genus Platypontonia, is made. The generic diagnosis of Platypontonia as given by Bruce, 1968, who based this on a single species, is reviewed and modified.

Affiliations: 1: Station Marine d'Endoume, 13-Marseille 7°, France


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