Zoological Studies supported by the Biodiversity Research Center, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
We publish high quality peer-reviewed articles on animal behavior, comparative physiology, evolution, ecology, and systematics and biogeography on animals taxa from all parts of the world.

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Edited by:
Benny K.K. Chan (Editor-in-Chief)
Sen-Lin Tang (Co-Editor-in-Chief)
Daryi Wang (Co-Editor-in-Chief)


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ISSN (E): 1810-522X
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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 and Dr. Daryi Wang 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 Li, 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 2018

Distinct Size and Distribution Patterns of the Sand-sifting Sea Star, Archaster typicus, in an Urbanised Marine Environment
Yong Kit Samuel Chan, Tai Chong Toh, and Danwei Huang (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-28)
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Direct Growth Measurements of Two Deep-Sea Scalpellid Barnacles, Scalpellum stearnsii and Graviscalpellum pedunculatum
Yoichi Yusa, Natsumi Yasuda, Tomoko Yamamoto, Hiromi Kayama Watanabe, Takuo Higashiji, Atsushi Kaneko, Kazuki Nishida, and Jens T. Høeg (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-29)
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Phylogeographical and Morphological Analyses of Triplophysa stenura (Cypriniformes: Nemacheilidae) from Three Parallel Rivers region, China
Qiu Ren, Jun-Xing Yang, and Xiao-Yong Chen (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-26)
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Agarna malayi Tiwari 1952 (Crustacea: Isopoda: Cymothoidae) Parasitising the Marine  Fish, Tenualosa toli (Clupeidae) from India: Re-description/ Description Life Cycle and Pattern of Parasitic Occurrence
Panakkool Thamban Aneesh, Kappalli Sudha, Ameri Kottarathil Helna, and Gopinathan Anilkumar (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-25)
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The Development of Mother-Calf Interactions During the First Year in Yangtze Finless Porpoises (Neophocaena asiaeorientalis asiaeorientalis)
Ran Chen, Wenbo Li, Wenhua Jiang, Bangyou Zheng, Jinhua Li (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-23)
AbstractPDF (4.47MB)
Tracking Anguilla japonica silver Eels Using Pop-up Archival Transmitting Tags Along the West Marina Ridge
Takatoshi Higuchi, Shun Watanabe, Ryotaro Manabe, Tsuyoshi Kaku, Akihiro Okamura, Yoshiaki Yamada, Michael J. Miller, and Katsumi Tsukamoto (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-24)
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The True Identity of the New World Iguanid Lizard Liolaemus chillanensis Müller and Hellmich 1932 (Iguania: Liolaemidae) and Description of a New Species in the Liolaemus elongatus Group
Jaime Troncoso-Palacios, Damien Esquerré, Félix A. Urra, Hugo A. Díaz, Carlos CastroPastene, and María Soledad Ruiz (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-22)
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Seaward Migration Routes of Indigenous Eels, Anguilla japonica, A. marmorata, and A. bicolor pacifica, via Satellite Tags
Shih-Chong Chen, Ching-Rong Chang, and Yu-San Han (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-21)
AbstractPDF (3.41MB)
First Record of Lachnus chosoni (Hemiptera: Aphididae: Lachninae) in the Republic of Korea with Description of Sexual Morphs
Mariusz Kanturski, Yerim Lee, Jinyeong Ccoi, and Seunghwan Lee (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-20)
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Isolation and Characterization of Polymorphic Microsatellite Loci for Caridina cantonensis, and Transferability Across Eight Confamilial Species (Atyidae, Decapoda)
Lai Him Chow, Ka Yan Ma, Jerome H. L. Hui, and Ka Hou Chu (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-19)
AbstractPDF (4.18MB)
A Revision of Taiwanese Species of the Genus Psammoecus Latreille (Coleoptera, Silvanidae)
Takahiro Yoshida, Michael Karner, and Toshiya Hirowatari (doi:
10.6620/ZS.2018.57-18)
AbstractPDF (7.52MB)