New Species List 2009

 
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CORAL
Species
Common Name Location Reference
Gersemia juliepackardae deep-sea soft coral Eastern Pacific Williams and Lundsten 2009
MAMMAL
Species
Common Name Location Reference
Nyctereutes lockwoodi raccoon dog (extinct) Ethiopia Geraads et al 2009
SEA SLUGS
Species
Common Name Location Reference
Chromodoris socorroensis sea slug Eastern Pacific Behrens et al 2009
Phyllodesmium karenae sea slug Philippines Moore and Gosliner 2009
Phyllodesmium pinnatum sea slug Philippines Moore and Gosliner 2009
Phyllodesmium tuberculatum sea slug Philippines Moore and Gosliner 2009
Tritonia papalotla sea slug Eastern Pacific Bertsch et al 2009
FISHES
Species
Common Name Location Reference
Bellottia cryptica deep-sea fish Western Atlantic Nielsen et al 2009
Bellottia robusta deep-sea fish Gulf of Mexico Nielsen et al 2009
Coelorinchus fuscigulus deep-sea grenadier Taiwan Iwamoto et al 2009
Coelorinchus obscuratus deep-sea grenadier Tasman Sea McMillan and Iwamoto 2009
Coelorinchus osipullus deep-sea grenadier Tasman Sea McMillan and Iwamoto 2009
Hydrolagus melanophasma Eastern Pacific black ghostshark Eastern Pacific James et al 2009
Eviota randalli goby Fiji Greenfield 2009
Xyrias chioui snake-eel Taiwan McCosker et al 2009
PLANTS
Species
Common Name Location Reference
Diascia appendiculata figwort South Africa Steiner 2009a
Diascia collina figwort South Africa Steiner 2009a
Diascia pusilla figwort South Africa Steiner 2009a
Nemesia aurantia figwort South Africa Steiner 2009b
Nemesia suaveolens figwort South Africa Steiner 2009b
Dicliptera novogaliciana herb/shrub Mexico Daniel 2009
Homalothecium californicum moss California Hedenas et al 2009
Pseudoleskea tribulosa moss California Shevock and Buck 2009
Blakea attenboroughii shrub Ecuador Penneys and Jost 2009
Justicia cuixmalensis shrub Mexico Daniel and Lott 2009
Symplocos bidana shrub/tree Brazil Aranha Filho et al 2009a
Symplocos incrassata shrub/tree Brazil Aranha Filho et al 2009a
Symplocos atlantica shrub/tree Brazil Aranha Filho et al 2009b
Justicia sangilensis tree Mexico Daniel and Veliz 2009
INSECTS
Species
Common Name Location Reference
Aptinoma antongil ant Madagascar Fisher 2009
Ravavy miafina ant Madagascar Fisher 2009
Nebria praedicta ice beetle California Kavanaugh and Schoville 2009
Ceraeochrysa achillea lacewing Panama, Venezuela Freitas and Penny 2009
Ceraeochrysa angusta lacewing Panama Freitas and Penny 2009
Ceraeochrysa belizensis lacewing Belize Freitas and Penny 2009
Ceraeochrysa bitacornua lacewing Venezuela Freitas and Penny 2009
Ceraeochrysa chiricahuae lacewing USA Freitas and Penny 2009
Ceraeochrysa curvabilis lacewing Costa Rica Freitas and Penny 2009
Ceraeochrysa derospogon lacewing Mexico, Guatemala Freitas and Penny 2009
Ceraeochrysa digitata lacewing Costa Rica Freitas and Penny 2009
Ceraeochrysa divaricata lacewing Costa Rica Freitas and Penny 2009
Ceraeochrysa forcipata lacewing Bolivia Freitas and Penny 2009
Ceraeochrysa panamensis lacewing Panama Freitas and Penny 2009
ARACHNIDS
Species
Common Name Location Reference
Sanmenia nigra crab spider Myanmar Tang et al 2009
Sanmenia tengchong crab spider Yunnan, China Tang et al 2009
Baalzebub nemesis micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Chanea suukyii micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Coddingtonia euryopoides micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Crassignatha ertou micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Crassignatha gudu micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Crassignatha longtou micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Crassignatha pianma micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Crassignatha quanqu micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Crassignatha yamu micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Crassignatha yinzhi micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Epeirotypus dalong micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Gaiziapis zhizhuba micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Gaoligonga changya micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Gaoligonga zhusun micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Maymena kehen micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Maymena paquini micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Mosu huogou micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Mosu nujiang micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Mysmena bizi micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Mysmena changouzi micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Mysmena goudao micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Mysmena haban micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Mysmena jinlong micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Mysmena shibali micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Ogulnius barbandrewsi micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Patu jidanweishi micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Patu qiqi micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Patu xiaoxiao micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Simaoa bianjing micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Simaoa kavanaugh micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Simaoa maku micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Simaoa yaojia micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Theridiosoma diwang micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Theridiosoma shuangbi micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Wendilgarda muji micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Zoma dibaiyin micro-orbweaving spider Yunnan, China Miller et al 2009
Syringophiloidus carolae quill mite Texas Skoracki et al 2009
Syringophiloidus molothrus quill mite Texas Skoracki et al 2009
Syringophiloidus sialius quill mite California Skoracki et al 2009
Syringophiloidus thryothorus quill mite Texas Skoracki et al 2009
Torotrogla aphelocoma quill mite Texas Bochkov et al 2009
Torotrogla cardinalis quill mite Texas Bochkov et al 2009
Torotrogla coccothraustes quill mite California Bochkov et al 2009
Torotrogla cyanocitta quill mite California Bochkov et al 2009
Torotrogla piranga quill mite California Bochkov et al 2009
Mallinela kunmingensis spider Yunnan, China Wang et al 2009
Mallinela bifurcata spider Yunnan, China Wang et al 2009
Mallinela biumbonalia spider Yunnan, China Wang et al 2009

 
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