Contributions to Zoology, 70 (2) (2001)

Amphi-Atlantic distribution of the subterranean amphipod family Metacrangonyctidae (Crustacea, Gammaridea)

Damià Jaume , Keith Christenson

1Instituto Mediterráneo de Estudios Avanzados (CSIC-UIB). C/ Miquel Marquès 21, 07190-Esporles (Mallorca), Spainvieadjl@clust.uib.es

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Keywords: Stygofauna, Amphipoda, Metacrangonyx, , Dominican Republic, anchialine caves, Tethyan relicts, thalassoid lineages, Biogeography