species: Gnathia asperifrons in Lizard Island area: all known taxa (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Gnathia asperifrons
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Isopoda
Family Gnathiidae
Genus Gnathia
Species Gnathia asperifrons

Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



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Web resources


  • Holdich, D.M. and K. Harrison (1980). The crustacean isopod genus Gnathia Leach from Queensland waters with descriptions of nine new species, Australian Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research, 31(2): 215-240. LIRS catalog number 181.
  • Wilson, G.D.F, C.A. Sims and A.S. Grutter (2011). Toward a taxonomy of the Gnathiidae (Isopoda) using juveniles: the external anatomy of Gnathia aureamaculosa zuphea stages using scanning electron microscopy, Journal of Crustacean Biology, 31(3): 509-522. LIRS catalog number 1873.