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A note on the correct spelling of the name of the freshwater shrimp Macrobrachium olfersii (Wiegmann, 1836) (Decapoda, Palaemonidae)

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Macrobrachium olfersii (Wiegmann, 1836), popularly known as Pitu, Bristled River Shrimp and Buchura River Prawn, is a freshwater shrimp species widespread along the eastern coasts of the Americas. The species can be found from the southeastern United States, where the prawns were introduced (Holthuis and Provenzano, 1970), southwards to Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil), including numerous records in Mexico, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Venezuela, Guyana and Surin...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.11646/zootaxa.4114.5.6

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, Academic Services, Natural History Museum
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Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico More from this funder
Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo More from this funder
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Publisher:
Magnolia Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Zootaxa Journal website
Volume:
4114
Issue:
5
Publication date:
2016-04-05
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EISSN:
1175-5334
ISSN:
1175-5334
URN:
uuid:de6de1cf-d1b3-485d-8bd7-c3a26543a83b
Source identifiers:
616650
Local pid:
pubs:616650

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