Contributions to Zoology, 78 (1) - 2009

Intersite epibiosis characterization on dominant mangrove crustacean species from Malaysia

Gregorio Fernandez-Leborans1,4, Yukio Hanamura2,5, Ryon Siow3,6, Phaik-Ean Chee3,7

1.  Department of Zoology, Faculty of Biology, Pnta 9, Complutense University, 28040 Madrid, Spain

2.  Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences, Owashi 1-1, Tsukuba 305-8686, Japan

3.  Fisheries Research Institute, Batu Maung, 11960, Malaysia

4. greg@bio.ucm.es

5. hanamura@affrc.go.jp

6. ppryon@yahoo.com

7. phaikean@hotmail.com

Keywords: crustacean basibionts, epibiosis, hyperbenthic fauna, Malaysia mangroves, offshore areas, protozoan epibionts.