Vol. 57, 2018


(update: 2018.07.12)

Paper Title
Seasonal, Lunar and Tidal Influences on Habitat Use of Indo-Pacific Humpback Dolphins in Beibu Gulf, China
Shanshan Li, Huili Gao, Xiuqing Hao, Lin Zhu, Ting Li, Hongke Zhang, Yi Zhou, Xinrong Xu, Bingyao Chen, and Guang Yang (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-01)
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Weather Conditions Influence Egg Volume Repeatability in Clutches of the Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio
Artur Golawski and Cezary Mitrus (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-02)
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New Records and Range Extensions of Some Marine Sponges (Porifera: Demospongiae and Homoscleromorpha) from the Andaman Islands, India: Part of the Indo-Burma Biodiversity Hotspot
Vibha V. Ubare and P. M. Mohan (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-03)
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Ephemeral and Localized Outbreaks of the Coral Predator Acanthaster cf. solaris in the Southwestern Lagoon of New Caledonia
Mehdi Adjeroud, Mohsen Kayal, Christophe Peignon, Matthieu Juncker, Suzanne C. Mills, Ricardo Beldade, and Pascal Dumas  (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-04)
AbstractPDF (6.92MB)
Redescription of Leocrates chinensis Kinberg, 1866 (Annelida, Hesionidae)
Zhi Wang, Jian-Wen Qiu, and Sergio I. Salazar-Vallejo (doi:
AbstractPDF (9.57MB)
Reevaluation and New Species of Kainonereis Chamberlin, 1919 (Annelida: Polychaeta: Nereididae)
Víctor Manuel Conde-Vela, Xuwen Wu, and Sergio Ignacio Salazar-Vallejo (doi:
AbstractPDF (23.6MB)
The Global Invasion of the Genus Pterygoplichthys (Siluriformes: Loricariidae): Annotated List of Species, Distributional Summary, and Assessment of Impacts
Alexander Benjamin Orfinger and Daniel Douglas Goodding (doi:
AbstractPDF (4.78MB)
Description of Elisesione imajimai sp. nov. From Japan (Annelida: Hesionidae) and A Redescription of E. problematica (Wesenberg-Lund, 1950) and Its Confirmation Within Hesionini
Naoto Jimi, Danny Eibye-Jacobsen, and Sergio I. Salazar-Vallejo (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-08)
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The Efficiency of Cultivation Media in Recovering Naked Lobose Amoebae from Freshwater Environments
Martin Mrva and Mária Garajová (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-09)
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On Argentodromas bellanella gen. nov., sp. nov. (Crustacea, Ostracoda) from A Stream in Northeastern Argentina (South America)
Analia Díaz and Koen Martens (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-10)
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Hematologic, Plasma Biochemical, Protein Electrophoretic, and Total Solid Values of Captive Oriental Turtle Doves (Streptopelia orientalis)
I-Ting Tsai, Chau-Hwa Chi, and Pin-Huan Yu (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-11)
AbstractPDF (2.29MB)
On Three Species of Reef-dwelling Pilumnid Crabs from Taiwan, with Notes on Heteropilumnus De Man, 1895 (Crustacea: Brachyura)
Peter K.L. Ng, Chia-Wei Lin, and Ping-Ho Ho (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-12)
AbstractPDF (48.7MB)
The Swimming Behavior of the Calanoid Copepod Calanus sinicus Under Different Food Concentrations
Ming-Ren Chen and Jiang-Shiou Hwang (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-13)
AbstractPDF (5.09MB)
Cranial Variation in the Siberian Weasel Mustela sibirica (Carnivora, Mustelidae) and its Possible Taxonomic Implications
Alexei V. Abramov, Andrey Yu. Puzachenko, and Ryuichi Masuda (doi:
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Helice epicure, A New Species of Varunid Mud Crab (Brachyura, Decapoda, Grapsoidea) from the Ryukyus, Japan
N. K. Ng, Tohru Naruse, and Hsi-Te Shih (doi:
AbstractPDF (7.12MB)
Validation of the male of Pontella spinipes Giesbrecht, 1889 (Copepoda: Calanoida: Pontellidae) Based on Morphological and Mitochondrial COI Gene Sequence Analysis
Sanu Vengasseril Francis, Shuhei Nishida, and Sivasankaran Bijoy Nandan (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-16)
AbstractPDF (8.46MB)
The Mesocallis Matsumura (Hemiptera: Aphididae) of the Korean Peninsula with Descriptions of Two New Species
Yerim Lee, Mariusz Kanturski, and Seunghwan Lee (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-17)
AbstractPDF (13.8MB)
A Revision of Taiwanese Species of the Genus Psammoecus Latreille (Coleoptera, Silvanidae)
Takahiro Yoshida, Michael Karner, and Toshiya Hirowatari (doi:
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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)
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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)
AbstractPDF (8.13MB)
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)
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22 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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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)
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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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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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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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Freshwater Shrimps from Karst Caves of Southern China, with Descriptions of Seven New Species and the Identity of Typhlocaridina linyunensis Li and Luo, 2001 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea)
Yixiong Cai and Peter K.L. Ng (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-27)
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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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Reproductive Ecology and Biodiversity of Freshwater Eels around Sulawesi Island Indonesia
Jun Aoyama, Sam Wouthuyzen, Michael J. Miller, Hagi Y. Sugeha, Mari Kuroki, Shun Watanabe, Augy Syahailatua, Fadly Y. Tantu, Seishi Hagihara, Triyanto Trie, Tsuguo Otake, and Katsumi Tsukamoto (doi:-)
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Feeding frequency, prey acceptance, and natural diet of the mygalomorph spider Acanthogonatus centralis Goloboff 1995 (Araneae: Nemesiidae)
Gabriel Pompozzi and Sofía Copperi (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-31)
AbstractPDF (2.89MB)
Development of Novel Polymorphic Microsatellite Markers in Catch Bowl Coral, Isopora palifera (Scleractinia; Acroporidae) Using Next-generation Sequencing
Sung-Yin Yang, Wai-Ling Fong, Wenhua Savanna Chow, Chia-Min Hsu, Chia-Ling Carynn Chan, Shashank Keshavmurthy, and Chaolun Allen Chen (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-32)
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Cytoplasmic UV-R Absorption in an Integumentary Matrix (tunic) of Photosymbiotic Ascidian Colonies
Noburu Sensui and Euichi Hirose (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-33)
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Variation in the Karyotype, Cytochrome b Gene, and 5S rDNA among Four Thunnus 3  (Perciformes, Scombridae) Tunas
Yan-Horn Lee, Tsair-Bor Yen, Chiu-Fen Chen, and Mei-Chen Tseng (doi:10.6620/ZS.2018.57-34)
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Effect of Housing Density on the Physiology and Aggressive Behavior of Male Brandts Voles (Lasiopodomys brandtii)
Xin Dai, Ling-Yu Zhou, Jie-Xia Cao, Yan-Qi Zhang, Feng-Ping Yang, Ai-Qin Wang, Wan-Hong Wei, and Sheng-Mei Yang (doi:-)
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Salinity Variation in a Mangrove Ecosystem: A Physiological Investigation to Assess Potential Consequences of Salinity Disturbances on Mangrove Crabs
Dimitri Theuerkauff, Georgina A. Rivera-Ingraham, Jonathan A.C Roques, Laurence Azzopardi, Marine Bertini, Mathilde Lejeune, Emilie Farcy, JehanHervé Lignot, and Elliott Sucré (doi:-)
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Postnatal Growth and Vocalization Development in the Long-fingered Bat, Myotis capaccinii (Chiroptera, Vespertilionidae)
Robab Mehdizadeh, Hojjat Eghbali, and Mozafar Sharifi (doi:-)
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High Fecundity, Rapid Development and Selfing Ability in Three Species of Viviparous Phaedusinae (Gastropoda: Stylommatophora: Clausiliidae) from East Asia
Anna Sulikowska-Drozd (doi:-)
Swimbladder evolution of longfin herrings (Pristigasteridae, Teleostei)
Sébastien Lavoué, Sahat Ratmuangkhwang, Hsuan-Ching Ho, Wei-Jen Chen, and Siti Azizah Mohd Nor (doi:-)
New data on the Systematics of Comb-fin Squids Chtenopteryx spp. (Cephalopoda: Chtenopterygidae) from the Atlantic Ocean
Alejandro Escánez, Álvaro Roura, Rodrigo Riera, Ángel Francisco González, Ángel Guerra (doi:-)