Contribution to Zoology, 75 (1/2) – 2006

The urosome of the Pan- and Peracarida

Franziska Knopf1, Stefan Koenemann2, Frederick R. Schram3, Carsten Wolff1

1.  Institute of Biology, Section Comparative Zoology, Humboldt University Philippstrasse 13, 10115 Berlin, Germanyknoepfchen1705@web.de

2.  Institute for Animal Ecology and Cell Biology, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover Buenteweg 17d, D-30559 Hannover, Germany

3.  Dept. of Biology, University of Washington, Seattle WA 98195, USA

Keywords: anus, Pancarida, Peracarida, pleomeres, proctodaeum, teloblasts, telson