Vol. 59, 2020


(update: 2020-07-02)

Paper Title
The Reproductive Strategy of the Rare Minnow (Gobiocypris rarus) in Response to Starvation Stress
Liangxia Su, Si Luo, Ning Qiu, Xiaoqin Xiong, and Jianwei Wang (doi:10.6620/ZS.2020.59-01)
AbstractPDF (28.6MB)
First Record of the Psolid Sea Cucumber Psolidium (Holothuroidea: Dendrochirotida: Psolidae) from the Brazilian Coast, with the Description of Two New Species
Luciana Martins and Marcos Tavares (doi:10.6620/ZS.2020.59-02)
AbstractPDF (4.91MB)
Establishment and Maintenance of Power Lines are Important for Insect Diversity in Central Europe
Radosław Plewa, Tomasz Jaworski, Grzegorz Tarwacki, Wojciech Gil, and Jakub Horák (doi:10.6620/ZS.2020.59-03)
AbstractPDF (4.35MB)
Evidence of Echolocation in the Common Shrew from Molecular Convergence with Other Echolocating Mammals
Simin Chai, Ran Tian, Xinghua Rong, Guiting Li, Bingyao Chen, Wenhua Ren, Shixia Xu, and Guang Yang (doi:10.6620/ZS.2020.59-04)
AbstractPDF (3.83MB)
The Highest Chromosome Number and First Chromosome Fluorescent in situ Hybridization in the velvet worms of the family Peripatidae
Débora Duarte Dutra, Lívia Medeiros Cordeiro, Lucas Henrique Bonfim Souza, and Douglas Araujo (doi:10.6620/ZS.2020.59-05)
AbstractPDF (7.84MB)
6 Interspecific Mating Behavior Between Introduced Zacco platypus and Native Opsariichthys Evolans in Taiwan
Neng-Li Liao, Shih-Pin Huang, and Tzi-Yuan Wang (doi:
AbstractPDF (11MB)
Sexual Dimorphism and Reproductive Status of the Red Swamp Crayfish Procambarus clarkii
Katsuyuki Hamasaki, Naoko Osabe, Sota Nishimoto, Shigeki Dan, and Shuichi Kitada  (doi:10.6620/ZS.2020.59-07)
AbstractPDF (6.83MB)
A New Genus of Oak Gall Wasp, Striatoandricus Pujade-Villar (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae: Cynipini) from America with Descriptions of Two New Mexican Species
Víctor Cuesta-Porta, Miquel A. Arnedo, David Cibrián-Tovar, Uriel M. Barrera-Ruiz, Rosa D. García-Martiñón, Armando Equihua-Martínez, Edith G. Estrada-Venegas, Ricardo Clark-Tapia, Silvia Romero-Range, and Juli Pujade-Villar (doi:
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Journey to the West: Trans-Pacific Historical Biogeography of Fringehead Blennies of the Genus Neoclinus (Teleostei: Blenniiformes)
Watcharapong Hongjamrassilp, Atsunobu Murase, Ryohei Miki, and Philip A. Hastings (doi:
AbstractPDF (9.87MB)
Roosting Site Usage, Gregarious Roosting and Behavioral Interactions During Roost-assembly of Two Lycaenidae Butterflies
Yuan-Mou Chang, Kent A. Hatch, Mei-Yi Ho, Stephen H. Roxburgh, Yi-Ting Wu, Yi-Kuang Wang, Shuang-Ru Wang, and Zi-Xuan You (doi:10.6620/ZS.2020.59-10)
AbstractPDF (6.27MB)
Blue Sheep Resource Selection in Alpine Grasslands of a Western Himalayan landscape – A point Process Approach
Ankita Bhattacharya, Nilanjan Chatterjee, Gopal Singh Rawat, and Bilal Habib (doi:
AbstractPDF (10.1MB)
Individual Heterozygosity Influences Arrival Times and Mating Success of Male Red-breasted Flycatchers Ficedula parva
Cezary Mitrus, Joanna Mitrus, and Robert Rutkowski (doi:
AbstractPDF (2.54MB)
Pontopolycope orientalis sp. nov. (Crustacea: Ostracoda: Polycopidae), the First Report of a Living Species of the Genus from the Indo-Pacific Region
Hayato Tanaka, Yusuke Kondo, and Susumu Ohtsuka (doi:10.6620/ZS.2020.59-13)
AbstractPDF (16.9MB)
Molecular Evaluation of the Branchinectidae (Crustacea: Anostraca) Supports Peripatric Speciation and Complex Divergence Patterns
D. Christopher Rogers and Andres Aguilar (doi:
AbstractPDF (3.98MB)
New Records of Sand Crabs (Crustacea: Decapoda: Albuneidae and Blepharipodidae) from the Western Pacific with Description of Two New Species of Paralbunea Serène, 1977
Christopher B. Boyko  (doi:
AbstractPDF (4.78MB)
The Taiwanese and Philippine Species of the Terrestrial Crabs Bresedium Serène and Soh, 1970 and Sesarmops Serène and Soh, 1970 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura), with Descriptions of Two New Species
Jheng-Jhang Li, Hsi-Te Shih, and Peter K. L. Ng (doi:
AbstractPDF (39.9MB)
Estimations of Riverine Distribution, Abundance, and Biomass of Anguillid Eels in Japan and Taiwan Using Environmental DNA Analysis
Hikaru Itakura, Ryoshiro Wakiya, Masayuki K. Sakata, Hsiang-Yi Hsu, Shih-Chong Chen, Chih-Chao Yang, Yi-Cheng Huang, Yu-San Han, Satoshi Yamamoto, and Toshifumi Minamoto (doi:10.6620/ZS.2020.59-17)
AbstractPDF (7.75MB)
Continued Exploration of Tanzanian Rainforests Reveals a New Echiniscid Species (Heterotardigrada)
Marcin Bochnak, Katarzyna Vončina, Reinhardt M. Kristensen, and Piotr Gąsiorek (doi:
AbstractPDF (13.9MB)
Latitudinal Difference in the Species Richness of Photosymbiotic Ascidians Along the East Coast of Taiwan
Euichi Hirose and Yoko Nozawa (doi:
AbstractPDF (4.95MB)
Chronology of Gonadal Development in the Malayan Snail-eating Turtle Malayemys macrocephala
Rangsima Pewphong, Jirarach Kitana, and Noppadon Kitana (doi:
AbstractPDF (18.6MB)
Ichthyofauna from Iranian Freshwater: Annotated Checklist, Diagnosis, Taxonomy, Distribution and Conservation Assessment
Arash Jouladeh-Roudbar, Hamid Reza Ghanavi, and Ignacio Doadrio (doi:10.6620/ZS.2020.59-21)
AbstractPDF (113MB)
Population Genetic and Social Structure Survey of Solenopsis geminata in Thailand
Mingkwan Nipitwattanaphon, Akarapong Swatdipong, Sasitorn Hasin, and John Wang (doi:10.6620/ZS.2020.59-22)
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Integrative Descriptions of Two New Macrobiotidae Species (Tardigrada: Eutardigrada:  Macrobiotoidea) from French Guiana and Malaysian Borneo
Daniel Stec, Magdalena Dudziak, and Łukasz Michalczyk (doi:10.6620/ZS.2020.59-23)
AbstractPDF (17.3MB)
What is Sesarmops impressus (H. Milne Edwards, 1837) (Crustacea: Brachyura: Sesarmidae)?
Peter K. L. Ng, Jheng-Jhang Li, and Hsi-Te Shih (doi:
AbstractACCEPTED PDF (2.38MB)
Lacydoniidae (Annelida) off the Coast of North-eastern Japan: A Description of Lacydonia japonica sp. nov.
Natsumi Hookabe, Naoto Jimi, Shinji Tsuchida, Yoshihiro Fujiwara, and Hiroshi Kajihara (doi:
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A New Genus and Two New Species of Freshwater Crab (Crustacea: Brachyura: Potamidae) with Unusual Coiled Tip of Male Second Gonopods from Yunnan, Southwestern China
Chao Huang, Jian Wang, and Hsi-Te Shih (doi:
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Simultaneous Occurrence of Diapause and Cold Hardiness in Overwintering Eggs of the Apple Oystershell Scale, Lepidosaphes Malicola Borchsenius (Hem.: Diaspididae)
Parvaneh Nazari, Nafiseh Poorjavad, and Hamzeh Izadi (doi:
AbstractACCEPTED PDF (219KB)
A New Fiddler Crab of Austruca Bott, 1973, Closely Related to A. perplexa (H. Milne Edwards, 1852) (Crustacea: Brachyura: Ocypodidae), from the South Pacific Islands
Hsi-Te Shih and Joseph Poupin (doi:
AbstractACCEPTED PDF (3.67MB)
Kristianides, A New Genus of Scale Worms from the Northern Gulf of Mexico and New Records of Phyllohartmania taylori (Annelida: Polychaeta: Polynoidae)
Patricia Salazar-Silva (doi:
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A New Species of Predatory Nudibranch (Gastropoda: Trinchesiidae) of the Coral Pavona decussata
Juntong Hu, Yanjie Zhang, James Yang Xie, and Jian-Wen Qiu (doi:
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Checklist and Distribution of Freshwater Cladocera (Crustacea: Branchiopoda) in Côte d’Ivoire (West Africa)
Raphaël N’doua Etilé, Théophile Aké Bédia, Georges Kassi Blahoua, Gouli Gouré Bi, Paul Essetchi Kouamelan, and Valentin N’Douba (doi:
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