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Gnathia marleyi sp. nov. (Crustacea, Isopoda, Gnathiidae) from the Eastern Caribbean

Farquharson, Charon; Smit, Nico J.; Sikkel, Paul C.

Farquharson, Charon, Smit, Nico J., Sikkel, Paul C. (2012): Gnathia marleyi sp. nov. (Crustacea, Isopoda, Gnathiidae) from the Eastern Caribbean. Zootaxa 3381: 47-61, DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.212837

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