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Ya-Mi Zheng, Zhong-E Hou. Myanmarorchestia victoria sp. nov. (Crustacea, Amphipoda, Talitridae), a new species of landhopper from the high altitude forests in Myanmar. Zoological Research, 2017, 38(5): 281-290. doi: 10.24272/j.issn.2095-8137.2017.067
Citation: Ya-Mi Zheng, Zhong-E Hou. Myanmarorchestia victoria sp. nov. (Crustacea, Amphipoda, Talitridae), a new species of landhopper from the high altitude forests in Myanmar. Zoological Research, 2017, 38(5): 281-290. doi: 10.24272/j.issn.2095-8137.2017.067

Myanmarorchestia victoria sp. nov. (Crustacea, Amphipoda, Talitridae), a new species of landhopper from the high altitude forests in Myanmar

doi: 10.24272/j.issn.2095-8137.2017.067
Funds:  This study was supported by the Southeast Asia Biodiversity Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences (Y4ZK111B01), the National Natural Sciences Foun-dation of China (NSFC-31422048/31372156), and a grant for Science and Technol-ogy Basic Research (2014FY210700)  
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  • Corresponding author: Zhong-E Hou, houze@ioz.ac.cn
  • Received Date: 2017-07-05
  • Rev Recd Date: 2017-08-22
  • Publish Date: 2017-09-18
  • Myanmarorchestia victoria sp. nov . is described from high altitude habitats in Myanmar. The new species differs morphologically from its congeners by palp of maxilliped narrow; sexually dimorphic gnathopod Ⅱ, propodus of male chelate and propodus of female mitten-shaped; and dimorphic uropod Ⅱ, outer ramus of male with small teeth distally, outer ramus of female with three distal spines. Analysis of DNA barcode sequences and niche distinctiveness support recognition of the new species.
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