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Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity
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Journal DOI :
The Korean Society of Systematic Zoology
Editor in Chief :
Cheon Young Chang, Mann Kyoon Shin
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Volume 20, Issue 2 - Oct 2004
Volume 20, Issue 1 - Apr 2004
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Two Hermit Crabs of Genus Pagurus (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura: Paguridae) from East Sea of Korea
Kim Mi Hyang ; Kim Jung Nyun ; Hong Sung Yun ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 20, issue 2, 2004, Pages 87~98
Two pagurid hermit crabs of the genus Pagurus, P. proximus Komai, 2000 and P. simulans Komai, 2000, were collected from the East Sea of Korea are reported. Brief descriptions and illustrations of these two species are provided. Both have been confounded with P. brachiomastus (Thallwitz, 1891) until recently Komai (2000a) reviewed the taxonomic status of this species complex. Kim's (1973) record of P. brachiomastus from Korea was synonymized to P. proximus by Komai (2000a) and the latter in Korean waters is confirmed through this study. P. simulans is recorded for the first time from Korea as well as the East Sea (Sea of Japan).
Two Newly Recorded Epistylid Ciliates, Epistylis chrysemydis and E. entzii (Ciliophora: Oligohymenophora: Peritrichida) in Korea
Yoon Jaesool ; Shin Mann Kyoon ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 20, issue 2, 2004, Pages 99~107
Two epistylid ciliates collected from the sewage treatment plant in Ulsan, Korea were identified as Epistylis chrysemydis Bishop and Jahn, 1941 and E. entzii Stiller, 1935. They were examined in vivo using Die microscope. Protargol impregnation used to reveal the infraciliature and cytological details. The improved diagnoses for these species are as followings. E. chrysemydis: peristomial lip has two bulges encircling the oral region and ciliary rows wound about one and half around peristome; one contractile vacuole located ventrally; stalk ramified hollow; membrane lies 1 and 3 are longer than membranelle 2. E. entzii: peristomial lip has one bulge encircling the oral region and ciliary rows wound about 1 and 1/4 to 1 and 1/3 around peristome; one contractile vacuole located dorsally; stalk ramified, not hollow; membrane lies 1 and 2 are longer than membranelle 3. They are new to Korean fauna.
Copepods (Crustacea) Associated with Marine Invertebrates from Great Barrier Reef, Australia
Kim II-Hoi ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 20, issue 2, 2004, Pages 109~140
Seven new species of cope pods associated with marine invertebrates are described from the Great Barrier Reef, Australia. They are Panjakus bidentis from the scleractinian Pocillopora verrucosa (Ellis and Solander), Scyphuliger humesi, S. vicinus and S. placidus from the scleractinian Acropora squarrosa (Ehrenberg), Doridicola parapatulus from the nudibranch Glossodoris atromarginata (Cuvier), Ruhtra germinata from an unidentified alcyonacean coral, and Collocheres oribullatus from the crinoid Comanthina belli (Carpenter).
Six New Species of Enalcyonium (Copepoda, Cyclopoida, Lamippidae) Parasitic in Octocorals from New Caledonia
Kim Il-Hoi ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 20, issue 2, 2004, Pages 141~154
Six new species of the genus Enalcyonium are described as parasites of octocorals of New Caledonia. They are Enalcyonium lobophyti, E. humesi, E. caledonensis, and E. auriculatum from the alcyonacean Lobophyton schoedei Moser, E. capillatum from the gorgonacean Rumphella antipathes (L.), and E. bullatum from the gorgonacean Siphonogorgia variabilis (Hickson). This is the first record on the species of Enalcyonium from the South Pacific.
A New Species of Genus Jaspis (Demospongiae: Astrophorida: Ancorinidae) from Korea
Sim Chung Ja ; Lee Kyung Jin ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 20, issue 2, 2004, Pages 155~159
A new species of the genus Jaspis (Demospongiae: Astrophorida: Ancorinidae), Jaspis coreana n. sp., is described on the specimen collected from Geomundo Island, Korea during September 1995 to March 2002 by SCUBA diving. This new species is characterized by two sponges association which is completely covered with Poecilastra wondoensis except for oscules. This new species is similar to J. wondoensis in its spicules type, but different in their spicules size, form of oscules and sponge colour. J. coreana has a large oxyasters and longer megascleres than J. wondoensis, oscule cluster and golden yellow colour in life.
A Taxonomic Study on Marine Sponges from Ulleungdo Island, Korea
Sim Chung Ja ; Kang Dong Won ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 20, issue 2, 2004, Pages 161~170
A taxonomic study on the marine sponges was conducted with material collected by SCUBA diving from Ulleungdo Island, Korea during July 2001 to August 2003. They were identified 19 species belonging to 14 genera in 12 families of six orders in two classes identified. Among them, Haliclona (Reniera) permollisimilis Hoshino, 1981 is newly recorded to the Korean fauna and Geodia ulleungensis n. sp. is new to science.
Two Newly Recorded Ciliates, Oxytricha balladyna and O. longa (Ciliophora: Spirotrichea: Sporadotrichida) from Korea
Kwon Choon Bong ; Shin Mann Kyoon ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 20, issue 2, 2004, Pages 171~178
Two oxytrichid ciliates collected from the two habitats (soil under pine forest near beach and sewage treatment plant) in Korea were identified as Oxytricha balladyna Song and Wilbert, 1989 and O. longa Gelei and Szabados, 1950. These species are reported in this paper for the first time from Korea. The description was based on the observation of living specimens and protargol impregnated specimens. Diagnostic characteristics for each species are as follows. O. balladyna: one micronucleus located between two macronuclei, five transverse cirri, three caudal cirri, five rows of dorsal kinety, no granule in cytoplasm. O. longa: each micronucleus closely located near two macronuclei, three postoral ventral cirri lying in a straight line and positioned far away from transverse cirri, four transverse cirri, two caudal cirri, four rows of dorsal kinety, yellow-green granules scattered on cytoplasm.
Three New Records of Marine Hydromedusae (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa) in Korea
Park Jung Hee ; Won Jung Hye ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 20, issue 2, 2004, Pages 179~184
Some hydromedusae were collected from the East Sea (
06'446'E), Yousu and Youngkwang with horizontal plankton net during from Nov. 2001 to Dec. 2002. They were identified into Proboscidactyla flavicirrata in the order Limnomedusae, and Muggiaea bargmannae and Diphyes bojani in the suborder Calycophorae of the order Siphonophora, respectively. P. flavicirrata is similar with P. stellata in the shape and size, but it is distinguished from later species in that P. stellata has six radial canals, 24 short marginal tentacles and dichotomous branching pattern. The suborder Calycophorae is the first recorded in Korea and posseses only develop a nectosome. In Muggiaea bargmannae, anterior nectophore is simillar with Dimophyes arctica in the shape of nectophore, but it is distinguished from the later in that D. arctica has a undivided mouth plate and deeper hydroecium. In Diphyes bojani, anterior nectophore is simillar with Diphyes dispar in the shape of nectophore, but it is distinguished from the later in which D. dispar has a deeper hydroecium and more prominant dorsal tooth. No posterior nectophores of Muggiaea bargmannae and Diphyes bojani have been observed.
A New Record of Thalassometridae (Crinoidea, Comantulida, Oligophreata) in Korea
Shin Sook ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 20, issue 2, 2004, Pages 185~189
Taxonomic study for the comantulid crinoids collected from Korea Strait was conducted. A oligophreatan species, Parametra orion (A. H. Clark, 1907) belonging to the family Thalassometridae, was identified and turned out to be new to the Korean fauna. The family Thalassometridae is newly reported in Korea.
A New Species and A New Record of Halacarid Mites (Acari: Halacaridae) from Jejudo Island, Korea
Chatterjee Tapas ; Chang Cheon Young ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 20, issue 2, 2004, Pages 191~200
Two species of halacarid mites belonging to genus Copidognathus viz C. jejuensis n. sp. and C. polyporus Bartsch, 1991 are described on the basis of the specimens collected from an algal bed in Jejudo Island, Korea. Copidognathus jejuensis n. sp. is closely related with C. dentatus Viets, C. dentipes Bartsch and C. eblingi Chatterjee. Morphological similarities and dissimilarities among them are discussed. Copidognathus polyporus Bartsch is reported for the first time from Korea and away from its type localitiy. A key to the species of genus Copidognathus from Korea is provided.
Three New Records of Actiniaria (Anthozoa: Zoantharia) from Korea
Song Jun-Im ; Cha Ha-Rim ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 20, issue 2, 2004, Pages 201~214
Some actiniarians were collected from the coasts of Jejudo and Baekdo Islands in Korean waters from 1971 to 2004. They are identified into three species within three families, which are newly recorded to Korean actiniarian fauna: Halcampella maxima Hertwig, 1888 within the tribe Athenaria, and also Aulactinia coccinea (Verrill, 1866) and Stichodactyla tapetum (Ehrenberg, 1834) within the tribe Thenaria. They are described in detail with figures and tables together with the distribution and size of cnidae. In preserved specimens, mature oocytes of H. maxima were observed in winter. Also oocytes and sperm sacs of S. tapetum were surveyed at separate individuals in summer. The unique feature of A. coccinea is a body wall with simple adhesive verrucae extended from margin to limbus in longitudinal rows. In the genus Stichodactyla, the smallest species, S. tapetum is distinguished from S. haddoni by short bulbous tentacles, less than 1.0 mm long, densely packed on the oral disc and also conical marginal ones, 1.5-2.0 mm long. As a result of this study, the Korean actiniarian fauna consists of four athenarian and 23 thenarian species in suborder Nynantheae
Two Heptageniid Mayfly Species of Thalerosphyrus Eaton (Ephemeroptera: Heptageniidae) from Vietnam
Nguyen Van Vinh ; Bae Yeon Jae ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 20, issue 2, 2004, Pages 215~223
Two species of the heptageniid mayfly genus Thalerosphyrus Eaton, T. vietnamensis (Dang) and T. separatus n. sp., are described from Vietnam. Thalerosphyrus separatus can be distinguished by the basally detached posterolateral expansions of pronotum in larva and by the Y -shaped penes in male adult. Their larval and adult stages are described with line-drawings of diagnostic characters. Their diagnoses, distributions, habitat and ecological data, and taxonomic remarks are provided.
Immature Stages of Paracycnotrachelus longiceps (Motschulsky) (Coleoptera: Attelabidae: Apoderinae) from Korea
Park Jin Young ; Lee Jong Eun ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 20, issue 2, 2004, Pages 225~230
The egg, larva, and pupa of Paracycnotrachelus longiceps (Motschulsky) are described and illustrated. The species is a well-known forest pest and lives on such host plants as Quercus acutissima, Q. aliena, Q. mongolica, and Q. serrata. Taxonomic notes and cradle structure are also provided.