Monthly Archives: January 2019

New Species of Amphipod, Hyalella wakulla

Dr. David Drumm, who specializes in the taxonomy of marine crustaceans, recently published the description of another new species of amphipod, Hyalella wakulla. The specimens were encountered while processing benthic infauna samples for the 2015 EPA National Coastal Condition Assessment (NCCA). For this project we performed full sample sorting and genus/species level identifications on over 1,000 … Continue reading New Species of Amphipod, Hyalella wakulla