One New Species of Freshwater Gammarus(Crustacea, Amphipoda, Gammaridae)from South Korea

한국 담수산 Gammarus속 (Crustacea, Amphipoda, Gammaridae)의 1신종

  • Lee, Kyung-Sook (Department of Biology, College of Natural Sciences, Dankook University) ;
  • Seo, In-Soon (Department of Biology, College of Natural Sciences, Dankook University)
  • 이경숙 (단국대학교 자연과학대학 생물학과) ;
  • 서인순 (단국대학교 자연과학대학 생물학과)
  • Published : 1992.10.01

Abstract

Seven geographical variation types of G.sobaegensis in South Korea were reported by Kim and Lee(1977) and Lee and Kim (1980). After extensive reexamination, we considered type 4, one of the variation types collectd from various localities of Kyongsangbuk-do Pongwha-gun, as a new species This new species is named as Gammarus longisaeta and fully described and illustrated. Adding this new species, total 9 species of freshwater Gammarus are Known to Korea.