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Benny K.K. Chan (Editor-in-Chief)
Sen-Lin Tang (Co-Editor-in-Chief)

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Zoological Studies Editorial Team

The Editor in Chief, Dr. Benny K.K. Chan, and the Co-editors in Chief, Dr. Sen-Lin Tang are professors/ research fellows at Biodiversity Research Center, Academia Sinica, Taiwan.

The editors and co-editors in chief are supported by 25 Associate Editors including Drs. I-Ming Tso, Shen-Feng Shen, David Miller, Pung-Pung Hwang, Yeong-Choy Kam, Shou-Hsien Li, Chung-Ping Lin, John Wang, Chiun-Cheng Ko, Gray A. Williams, Ryuji Machida, Teng-Chiu Lin, Yasuyuki Hashiguchi, Yoko Nozawa, Chih-Ming Hung, Jian-Nan Liu, Chi-Chien Kuo, Hiroomi Miyamoto, Claudia Castellani, Allen Chen, Hin-Kiu Mok, James Reimer, Jens T. Hoeg, Ka-Hou Chu and Shen-Horn Yen.

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Published articles in 2019

Paleontological Studies of Whale Barnacles in Taiwan Reveal New Cetacean Migration Routes in the Western Pacific Since the Miocene
John Stewart Buckeridge, Benny K.K. Chan, and Jih-Pai Lin (doi:10.6620/ZS.2019.58-39)
AbstractPDF (8.59MB)
Reproductive Biology of Johnius taiwanensis (Perciformes: Sciaenidae) in Fujian Waters, Southern China
Lan-Lan Zhang, Min Liu, Lü-Ping Fang, Qing Xu, and Jian-Jie Lin (doi:10.6620/ZS.2019.58-38)
AbstractPDF (16MB)
Regenerative Capacity of the Upside-down Jellyfish Cassiopea xamachana
Edgar Gamero-Mora, Roland Halbauer, Vanessa Bartsch, Sérgio N. Stampar, and André C. Morandini (doi:10.6620/ZS.2019.58-37)
AbstractPDF (6.05MB)
Description of the First Zoea of the Cavernicolous Crab Karstama boholano (Ng, 2002) (Crustacea: Decapoda: Sesarmidae) from Taiwan, with Notes on Ecology
Jheng-Jhang Li, Yi-Jia Shih, Ping-Ho Ho, and Guo-Chen Jiang (doi:10.6620/ZS.2019.58-36)
AbstractPDF (5.31MB)
Norileca indica (Crustacea: Isopoda, Cymothoidae) Infects Rastrelliger kanagurta Along the Malabar Coast of India – Seasonal Variation in the Prevalence and Aspects of Host-parasite Interactions
Helna Ameri Kottarathil, Amrutha Vani Sahadevan, Rijin Kattamballi, and Sudha Kappalli (doi:10.6620/ZS.2019.58-35)
AbstractPDF (5.21MB)
Age, Growth, and Sex Ratios of the Giant Mottled eel, Anguilla marmorata, in Freshwater Habitats Near Its Northern Geographic Limit: A Comparison to Tropical Regions
Ryoshiro Wakiya, Hikaru Itakura, and Kenzo Kaifu (doi:10.6620/ZS.2019.58-34)
AbstractPDF (2.73MB)
Diversity of Parasitic Peltogastrid Barnacles (Crustacea: Cirripedia: Rhizocephala) on Hermit Crabs in Korea
Jibom Jung, Ryuta Yoshida, and Won Kim (doi:10.6620/ZS.2019.58-33)
AbstractPDF (5.99MB)
What If Multiple Claw Configurations Are Present in A Sample? A Case Study with the Description of Milnesium pseudotardigradum sp. nov. (Tardigrada) with Unique Developmental Variability
Bartłomiej Surmacz, Witold Morek, and Łukasz Michalczyk Zou (doi:10.6620/ZS.2019.58-32)
AbstractPDF (11.4MB)
Description of A New Species of Freshwater Crab of the Genus Qianguimon Huang, 2018 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Potamidae) from Yulin, Guangxi, Southern China
Song-Bo Wang, Chao Huang, and Jie-Xin Zou (doi:-10.6620/ZS.2019.58-31)
AbstractPDF (11.6MB)
Using DNA Barcodes to Aid the Identification of Larval Fishes in Tropical Estuarine Waters (Malacca Straits, Malaysia)
Cecilia Chu, Kar Hoe Loh, Ching Ching Ng, Ai Lin Ooi, Yoshinobu Konishi, Shih-Pin Huang, and Ving Ching Chong (doi:-10.6620/ZS.2019.58-30)
AbstractPDF (18.9MB)