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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 24, Issue 3 - Nov 2008
Volume 24, Issue 2 - Jul 2008
Volume 24, Issue 1 - Mar 2008
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Redescription of Bodotria ovalis (Cumacea: Bodotriidae) from Korea
Lee, Chang-Mok ; Kim, Young-Hyo ; Lee, Kyung-Sook ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 24, issue 1, 2008, Pages 1~7
DOI : 10.5635/KJSZ.2008.24.1.001
A taxonomic study was carried out on the cumacean specimens collected from shallow coast of the Yellow Sea in Korea. As a result, Bodotria ovalis Gamo, 1965 is redescribed as new to Korean cumacean fauna based on the differences between ours and previous researchers' views on this species. B. ovalis rarely occurs in the coast of the Yellow Sea.
A New Species of Cerapus from Korea (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Ischyroceridae)
Lim, Byung-Jin ; Park, Ja-Yang ; Min, Gi-Sik ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 24, issue 1, 2008, Pages 9~16
DOI : 10.5635/KJSZ.2008.24.1.009
Cerapus longicervicum, a new species of ischyrocerid amphipods, was isolated from the vicinal sea of Deokjeokdo-Island, Incheon (South Korea). This species is characterized by a narrower coxal plate width of gnathopod 1 in male, which is 0.39 times as broad as pereonite 1, and antenna 2, which is longer than antenna 1. This paper also provides the partial sequence of the mitochondrial cytochrome c oxidase subunit 1 (CO1) of the new species, which was obtained from a specimen that was preserved in 4% formalin solution.
First Records of Three Crabs (Crustacea: Decapoda) from Korea
Lee, Kyu-Hyun ; Ko, Hyun-Sook ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 24, issue 1, 2008, Pages 17~24
DOI : 10.5635/KJSZ.2008.24.1.017
Three crab species, Macromedaeus orientalis, Eriphia smithi, and Ocypode cordimana, from Jejudo Island are recorded for the first time in Korea. M. orientalis was collected under the rocks by SCUBA diving in 20m and at low tidal mark. However, E. smithi and O. cordimana were collected in crevices of the rock at low tidal mark and in a burrow of sand beach at supra tidal mark, respectively. At present, E. smithi is the only species of the genus represented in Korean waters. Including the new records in this study, the established brachyuran fauna in Korea now comprises 203 species.
Genetic Diversity among Local Populations of the Gold-spotted Pond Frog, Rana plancyi chosenica (Amphibia: Ranidae), Assessed by Mitochondrial Cytochrome b Gene and Control Region Sequences
Min, Mi-Sook ; Park, Sun-Kyung ; Che, Jing ; Park, Dae-Sik ; Lee, Hang ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 24, issue 1, 2008, Pages 25~32
DOI : 10.5635/KJSZ.2008.24.1.025
The Gold-spotted pond frog, Rana plancyi chosenica, designated as a vulnerable species by IUCN Red list. This species is a typical example facing local population threats and extinction due to human activities in South Korea. A strategic conservation plan for this endangered species is urgently needed. In order to provide information for future conservation planning, accurate information on the genetic diversity and taxonomic status is needed for the establishment of conservation units for this species. In this study, we used a molecular genetic approach using the mitochondrial cytochrome b gene and control region sequences to find the genetic diversity of gold-spotted pond frogs within South Korea. We sequenced the mitochondrial DNA cytochrome b gene and control region of 77 individuals from 11 populations in South Korea, and one from Chongqing, China. A total of 15 cytochrome b gene haplotypes and 34 control region haplotypes were identified from Korean gold-spotted pond frogs. Mean sequence diversity among Korean gold-spotted pond frogs was 0.31% (0.0-0.8%) and 0.51% (0.0-1.0%), respectively. Most Korean populations had at least one unique haplotype for each locus. The Taean, Ansan and Cheongwon populations had no haplotypes shared with other populations. There was a sequence divergence between Korean and Chinese gold-spotted pond frogs (1.3% for cyt b; 2.9% for control region). Analysis of genetic distances and phylogenetic trees based on both cytochrome b and control region sequences indicate that the Korean gold-spotted pond frog are genetically differentiated from those in China.
Note on Drassyllus shaanxiensis of Ground Gnaphosid Spiders (Arachnida: Araneae: Gnaphosidae) in Korea
Kim, Byung-Woo ; Lee, Won-Cheol ; Kwon, Jung-Gyun ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 24, issue 1, 2008, Pages 33~38
DOI : 10.5635/KJSZ.2008.24.1.033
A ground gnaphosid spider, Drassyllus shaanxiensis Platnick and Song, 1986 is reported for the first time in Korea. This species is described with detailed illustrations, leg spination, trichobothrium patterns, and SEM photographs of male palpal organ and female epigynum.
Two Species of Callyspongiidae (Demospongiae: Haplosclerida) from Korea
Kang, Dong-Won ; Sim, Chung-Ja ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 24, issue 1, 2008, Pages 39~42
DOI : 10.5635/KJSZ.2008.24.1.039
Two marine species of family Callyspongiidae, Callyspongia mookriensis n. sp. and Siphonochalina truncata, were collected from Chujado Island and Jejudo Island, Korea during 2005-2007. Callyspongia mookriensis n. sp. is similar to Callyspongia flabelliformis Tanita, 1968 in type of spicule, habitat and growth form but differs in spicule and mesh size. The new species has longer oxea and broader mesh than Callyspongia flabelliformis's. The overall shape and skeleton of Siphonochalina truncata are nearly identical with specimens described by Lindgren (1897).
Systematics of Intertidal Sponges from California and Korea
Sim, Chung-Ja ; Bakus, J. ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 24, issue 1, 2008, Pages 43~57
DOI : 10.5635/KJSZ.2008.24.1.043
A taxonomic study on the marine sponges was conducted with materials collected from intertidal zone of Sourthern California (USA) during 2005-2006. They were identified into 13 species belonging to 12 genera, nine families, and seven orders in one class. Among them, common species in Korea and California coastal areas are; Cliona celata, Lissodendoryx firma, Halichondria panicea, Hymeniacidon sinapium.
Two Unrecorded Korean Species of the Genus Cerceris (Hymenoptera: Philanthidae), with a Checklist of Korean Philanthidae
Lee, Ju-Soon ; Lee, Seung-Gil ; Kim, Jeong-Kyu ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 24, issue 1, 2008, Pages 59~68
DOI : 10.5635/KJSZ.2008.24.1.059
Cerceris rubida and C. verhoeffi are reported from Korea for the first time with detailed redescriptions. We also provide a checklist of Korean Philanthidae including 24 species.
First Record of the Genus Elampus (Hymenoptera: Chrysidoidea: Chrysididae) from Korea, with a Key and Checklist of Current Valid Species of Korean Chrysididae
Ha, Su-Bong ; Lee, Seung-Gil ; Kim, Jeong-Kyu ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 24, issue 1, 2008, Pages 69~79
DOI : 10.5635/KJSZ.2008.24.1.069
Elampus bidens (
) is reported from Korea. The genus and species are new to Korea. This species is easily distinguished by a pair of processes on apical margin of metasomal tergum III. A checklist of the 45 current valid Korean species placed in the family Chrysididae is presented. A key to subfamilies, tribes, genera of Korean Chrysididae is also provided.
Two Newly Recorded Ciliates, Oxytricha longigranulosa and o. marina (Ciliophora: Spirotrichea: Sporadotrichida) from Korea
Kwon, Choon-Bong ; Shin, Mann-Kyoon ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 24, issue 1, 2008, Pages 81~88
DOI : 10.5635/KJSZ.2008.24.1.081
Two oxytrichid ciliates collected from the mosses and estuarine littoral in Korea were identified as Oxytricha longigranulosa Berger and Foissner, 1989 and O. marina Kahl, 1932. These species are reported for the first time from Korea. The description was based on living and protargol impregnated specimens. Diagnostic characters for each species are as follows. Oxytricha longigranulosa: Cell in vivo
. Length/width ratio about 2.4/1. Cortical granules about
in size, colorless, arranged in short and discontinued longitudinal rows. Four frontoventral cirri. Adoral zone of membrane lies (AZM) covering 30-50% of cell length with 25-27 adoral membranelles (AM). Buccal area flat, typical Oxytricha pattern. Five transverse cirri, 19-23 right marginal cirri, 19-24 left marginal cirri, three caudal cirri, five dorsal kineties. Two macronuclear nodules 2 in number and spherical in shape, two micronuclei in number. Oxytricha marina: Cell in vivo
. Cytoplasm colorless without cortical granules. Four frontoventral cirri. AZM covering 50% of cell length with 28-44 AMs, Buccal area flat, typical Oxytricha pattern. Five transverse cirri, 23-38 right marginal cirri, 19-25 left marginal cirri, three caudal cirri, five dorsal kineties. Two macronuclear nodules and spherical in shape, 1-5 micronuclei, mostly two in number.
Copepods of the Genus Leptocaris (Harpacticoida: Darcythompsoniidae) from Salt Marshes in South Korea
Lee, Ji-Min ; Chang, Cheon-Young ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 24, issue 1, 2008, Pages 89~98
DOI : 10.5635/KJSZ.2008.24.1.089
Two copepod species of Leptocaris belonging to the family Darcythompsoniidae are recorded from sandy mud sediments of salt marshes in South Korea: L. brevicornis (van Douwe, 1905) and L. trisetosus pacificus n. ssp. The genus Leptocaris is newly known from Korea. Leptocaris trisetosus pacificus differs from the nominate subspecies in exhibiting a sexual dimorphism in setal armature of leg 3, that is, bearing an additional seta on the second endopodal segment of leg 3 in male and an allopatric geographical distribution. This paper deals with the description and systematic accounts of them with detailed illustrations.
First Record of the Genus Probolus (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae: Ichneumoninae) from Korea, Based on One New Species and One Newly Recorded Species
Jeong, Jong-Chul ; Choi, Jin-Kyung ; Lee, Jong-Wook ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 24, issue 1, 2008, Pages 99~105
DOI : 10.5635/KJSZ.2008.24.1.099
An ichneumonine genus, Probolus Wesmael, is first reported from Korea with P.fukuchiyamanus Uchida and P. cyanogaster Jeong. The former is new to Korea and the latter new to science. A key to the two species, and their descriptions and photographs of diagnostic characters are provided.
Two Newly Recorded Species of Pareurystheus (Crustacea: Amphipoda: Corophiidae) from Korea
Kim, Young-Hyo ; Lee, Kyung-Sook ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 24, issue 1, 2008, Pages 107~114
DOI : 10.5635/KJSZ.2008.24.1.107
Two species of Pareurystheus belonging to the family Corophiidae are added to the Korean fauna: Pareurystheus latipes Tzvetkova, 1977 and P. anamae (Gurjanova, 1952). P. latipes is similar to the P. anamae in the most of morphological characteristics. However, two species differ in the forms of antenna 1, gnathopod 2, pereopods 5-7 and telson. This genus Pareurystheus is reported for the first time from Korea. They are described and figured in detail.
Nitokra Copepods (Harpacticoida: Ameiridae) from Korea
Chang, Cheon-Young ; Yoon, Hong-Ju ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 24, issue 1, 2008, Pages 115~127
DOI : 10.5635/KJSZ.2008.24.1.115
A taxonomic study on the genus Nitakra (Ameiridae) is accomplished. A total of five species are collected from coastal marshes, lagoons, and estuaries in South Korea. Among them, the latter three species are newly recorded from Korea: N. spinipes Boeck, N. affinis califarnica Lang and N. pietschmanni (Chappuis). Taxonomic accounts and a key to the species from Korea are given.
Occurrence of Porcellanopagurus nihonkaiensis (Decapoda: Anomura: Paguroidea: Paguridae) in Korean Waters
Ko, Hyun-Sook ; McLaughlin, Patsy A. ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 24, issue 1, 2008, Pages 129~133
DOI : 10.5635/KJSZ.2008.24.1.129
A pagurid crab carrying half of a bivalve shell was collected from Jejudo Island and identified as Porcellanopagurus nihonkaiensis. A diagnosis with illustrations of this specimen is presented. Although, Komai and Takeda (2006) reported this species as rare and known only from Japan, its range is now extended to Korean waters. At present, it is the only species of the genus Porcellanopagurus represented in Korean waters.
Ericeia inangulata (Guenée) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), New to Korea
Choi, Sei-Woong ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 24, issue 1, 2008, Pages 135~137
DOI : 10.5635/KJSZ.2008.24.1.135
Two species of Ericeia Walker are recognized in Korea including a new record of E. inangulata (Guenee). Diagnosis of the genus Ericeia and E. inangulata is provided with brief descriptions of adults including male genitalia.
Newly Recorded Lysianassid Species, Orchomene japonicus (Crustacea: Amphipoda) from Korea
Jung, Jong-Woo ; Kim, Won ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 24, issue 1, 2008, Pages 139~142
DOI : 10.5635/KJSZ.2008.24.1.139
A lysianassid species, Orchomene japonicus (Gurjanova, 1962) associated with sea squirts collected from Geojedo Island located in the South Sea of Korea, is described and illustrated. Present specimens conform to that of Gurjanova's except some morphological variation in mandibular palp.
Description of the Male of Alloclubionoides ovatus (Arachnida: Araneae: Amaurobiidae) from Korea
Kim, Byung-Woo ; Lee, Won-Cheol ;
Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, volume 24, issue 1, 2008, Pages 143~145
DOI : 10.5635/KJSZ.2008.24.1.143
The first known males of the spider Alloclubionoides ovatus (Paik, 1976) from Korea are described with detailed illustrations, spination of each leg and trichobothrium patterns. Males have a large conductor expanded curvedly 'p'-shaped with thin membrane of distal end surrounded the linear embolus and slender embolus penetrating tegulum.