, Volume 459, Issue 1, pp 47–49

Idiomysis mozambicus, a new mysid species (crustacea: mysidacea) from Mozambique

  • Tim Deprez
  • Tris Wooldridge
  • Jan Mees

DOI: 10.1023/A:1012541909196

Cite this article as:
Deprez, T., Wooldridge, T. & Mees, J. Hydrobiologia (2001) 459: 47. doi:10.1023/A:1012541909196


Idiomysis mozambicus is described from coastal waters of Mozambique. The species can be distinguished from the other species of the genus by the one-segmented antennal scale, the two-segmented exopod of the fourth male pleopod and the bluntly pointed rostrum.

Idiomysis mysid Mozambique nearshore 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Tim Deprez
    • 1
  • Tris Wooldridge
    • 2
  • Jan Mees
    • 3
  1. 1.Marine Biology SectionUniversity of GhentGentBelgium
  2. 2.Department of ZoologyUniversity of Port ElizabethSouth Africa
  3. 3.Flanders Marine InstituteOostendeBelgium

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