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A New Cymothoid Isopod, Glossobius Hemiramphi, From the Mouth of the Ballyhoo, Hemiramphus Brasiliensis (Linnaeus) (Exocoetidae), in the Caribbean Sea

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El nuevo isópodo difiere de Glossobius impressa (Say) en que: (1) tiene 7-8 segmentos en la antena; (2) los pereonites 4 y 5 son approximadamente de la misma longitud; (3) el pereonite 7 no se extiende sobre los pleonites; (4) el pleon es mas ancho que el telson; (5) los urópodos se extienden mas allá del telson. Los oostegites de G. hemiramphi se forman en una sola muda. La parte anterior expuesta de este isópodo está densamente pigmentada, distinto a la mayoría de los isópodos que habitan la cavidad bucal. La pigmentación puede servirle de camuflaje al isópodo en huéspedes infestados.

Affiliations: 1: Department of Marine Sciences, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico 00708, U.S.A.; 2: Department of Fisheries and Allied Aquaculture, Auburn University, Alabama 36849, U.S.A.


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