Virginia Institute of Marine Science
The present study was undertaken to determine the number of larval stages in Bathynectes, and to describe each larval stage in detail based on laboratory raised specimens. Criteria for distinguishing Bathynectes from other Portunidae were sought.
Contribution (Virginia Institute of Marine Science) no.316.
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