Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/11455/38045
標題: Using Molecular Tools to Establish the Type Locality and Distribution of the Endemic Taiwanese Freshwater Crab Geothelphusa chiui Minei, 1974 (Crustacea: Brachyura: Potamidae), with Notes on the Genetic Diversity of Geothelphusa from Eastern Taiwan
作者: Ng, P.K.L.
施習德
Shih, H.T.
Naruse, T.
Shy, J.Y.
關鍵字: mtDNA sequences
16S rRNA
Cytochrome c oxidase subunit I
decapoda
phylogeny
systematics
stimpson
期刊/報告no:: Zoological Studies, Volume 49, Issue 4, Page(s) 544-555.
摘要: Peter K.L. Ng, Hsi-Te Shih, Tohru Naruse, and Jhy-Yun Shy (2010) Using molecular tools to establish the type locality and distribution of the endemic Taiwanese freshwater crab Geothelphusa chiui Minei, 1974 (Crustacea: Brachyura: Potamidae), with notes on the genetic diversity of Geothelphusa from eastern Taiwan. Zoological Studies 49(4): 544-555. The potamid freshwater crab genus Geothelphusa reaches its highest diversity in Taiwan, and since the last major revision in 1994, substantial progress has been made in confirming the identities of the various species. Despite those efforts, the validity of the type locality of G. chiui Minei, 1974, from Nanpu, Hsinchu, northwestern Taiwan, has remained doubtful because repeated efforts to establish its presence at its type locality have been unsuccessful. DNA sequences of the holotype and paratype of G. chiui show that this taxon belongs to a subclade the members of which are found in southern Hualien County in eastern Taiwan, and that it is the sister species of G. cinerea Shy, Ng and Yu 1994, from central Hualien County. This study confirms that the stated type locality of G. chiui is incorrect, and it is accordingly revised herein. http://zoolstud.sinica.edu.tw/Journals/49.4/544.pdf
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/11455/38045
ISSN: 1021-5506
Appears in Collections:生命科學系所

文件中的檔案:

取得全文請前往華藝線上圖書館



Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.