Taxonomic examples of new invertebrate species collected from Tasmanian seamounts. Other species images available.
Image captions (new species)
1 - a new species of Marginaster seastar - first deepsea Australian species in the genus
2 - a new species of Ophiomyxa brittlestar
3 - a new species of Ophiacantha brittlestar
4 - a new species of Ophiomitrella brittlestar
5 - a new species of Amphioplus brittlestar
6 - a probable new species of Alpheus pistol shrimp
7 - a probable new species of Lebbeus shrimp –
8 - a possible new species of Plesionika shrimp
9 - a probable new species of Lissosabinea shrimp - only one species previously recorded from Australian waters
10 - a new species of Trichopeltarion crab - a group of deepsea crabs, this species is restricted to seamounts in southeastern Australia.