Original paper

Nannobathynella africana sp. n. and the zoogeography of the family Bathynellidae (Bathynellacea, Malacostraca)

Schminke, H.K.; Wells, J.B.J.

Archiv für Hydrobiologie Volume 73 Number 1 (1974), p. 122 - 129

8 references

published: Feb 27, 1974

DOI: 10.1127/archiv-hydrobiol/73/1974/122

BibTeX file

ArtNo. ESP141007301010, Price: 29.00 €

Download preview PDF Buy as PDF


A new species of the genus Nannobathynella is described from Rhodesia. It indicates that the distribution of the Bathynellidae might have paralleled that of the Parabathynellidae. The South American stock of the Bathynellidae comprises two different lines, one with African, the other with Australasian affinities.