Marine & Environmental Sciences Faculty Articles
Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington
The new species Gitana dominica is described from Dominica in the Lesser Antilles; it is the first record of the genus from the western Atlantic Ocean. The new species differs from its closest relative, Gitana calitemplado, from California, in the shorter and posteroventrally excavate coxa 1. Gitana is reviewed.
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James Darwin Thomas and J. L. Barnard. 1990. Gitana dominica, a New Species from the Caribbean Sea (Amphipoda: Amphilochidae) .Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington , (3) : 617 -623. https://nsuworks.nova.edu/occ_facarticles/593.