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dc.contributor.authorJheng-Jhang Lizh_TW
dc.contributor.authorHsi-Te Shihzh_TW
dc.contributor.authorPeter K L Ngzh_TW
dc.description.abstractThree new coastal crabs, Parasesarma aurifrons n. sp., P. sanguimanus n. sp. and P. gemmatum n. sp. (Sesarmidae), are described from Taiwan and the Philippines. Parasesarma aurifrons is morphologically similar to P. ungulatum (H. Milne Edwards, 1853), P. liho Koller, Liu & Schubart, 2010, and P. obliquefrons (Rathbun, 1924); P. sanguimanus most closely resembles P. cricotus (Rahayu & Davie, 2002); and P. gemmatum is related to P. lenzii (De Man, 1895), but they can be distinguished by a suite of characters, including the structures of the chelipeds, gonopods and vulvae. The three new species are also supported by genetic data from the mitochondrial cytochrome oxidase subunit I (COI). Two species, P. lenzii and P. dumacense (Rathbun, 1914), are also recorded from Taiwan for the first time. The poorly known P. obliquefrons (Rathbun, 1924) from Samoa is figured for the first time as part of the comparisons and its taxonomically important gonopod structures are illustrated.zh_TW
dc.subjectMitochondrial cytochrome oxidase subunit Izh_TW
dc.subjectNew specieszh_TW
dc.subjectP. gemmatumzh_TW
dc.subjectP. obliquefronszh_TW
dc.subjectP. sanguimanuszh_TW
dc.subjectParasesarma aurifronszh_TW
dc.titleThree New Species and Two New Records of Parasesarma De Man, 1895 (Crustacea: Brachyura: Sesarmidae) from Taiwan and the Philippines from Morphological and Molecular Evidencezh_TW
dc.typejournal articlezh_TW
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