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A new genus of deep-sea solenocerid shrimp (Decapoda: Penaeoidea) from Papua New Guinea

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A new genus and species of deep-sea shrimp, Maximiliaeus odoceros, was collected from the Solomon Sea off Papua New Guinea. This penaeoid has a characteristic carapace; bearing large teeth on its entire dorsal border, and the presence of three parallel carinae that nearly run the entire length of the lateral carapace surface. Phylogenetic analysis using PEPCK and NaK sequences confirmed that this new taxon belongs to Solenoceridae.

Affiliations: 1: Institute of Marine Biology and Center of Excellence for Marine Bioenviroment and Biotechnology, National Taiwan Ocean University, Keelung 20224, Taiwan, Republic of China


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