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Black fungus gnats (Diptera: Sciaridae) of Queensland, Australia. Part II. Genus Pseudolycoriella Menzel & Mohrig, 1998

Werner Mohrig, Ellen Kauschke, Adam Broadley

Zootaxa 4751(3): 487–506

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Living on the edge: Hemigenia diadela (Lamiaceae), a new species from remnant vegetation in Western Australia’s northern Avon Wheatbelt

Juliet A. Wege and Greg R. Guerin

Nuytsia 31: 69–73

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Revision of the fish family Euclichthyidae (Pisces: Gadiformes) with the description of two new species from the Western Pacific

Peter R. Last & John J. Pogonoski

Zootaxa 4758(2): 231–256

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Seven new species of Australian peacock spiders (Araneae: Salticidae: Euophryini: Maratus Karsch, 1878)

Joseph Schubert

Zootaxa 4758(1): 1–44

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A new species of turtle-headed sea Snake (Emydocephalus: Elapidae) endemic to Western Australia

 

 

James H. Nankivell, Claire Goiran, Mathew Hourston, Richard Shine, Arne R. Rasmussen, Vicki A. Thomson, Kate L. Sanders

Zootaxa 4758(1): 141–156

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Champia patula (Champiaceae, Rhodymeniales), a new red algal species from the Perth region, Western Australia

John M. Huisman and Gary W. Saunders

Nuytsia 31: 65–68

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A new species of Paraproto (Crustacea: Amphipoda) from southern New South Wales, Australia

 

José M. Guerra-García, Stephen J. Keable, Shane T. Ahyong

Zootaxa 4755(2): 251–270

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Thomasia julietiae (Malvaceae: Byttnerioideae), a delicate new species with horticultural potential from south-western Australia

Kelly A. Shepherd and Carolyn F. Wilkins

Nuytsia 31: 59–63

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Labrumoides vibrissa (Arthropoda: Pycnogonida), new callipallenid genus and new species from north Western Australia

David A. Staples

Zootaxa 4751(3): 575–581

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A New Species of Sun-Moth, Synemon kimberleyensis sp. nov. (Lepidoptera: Castniidae), from the Kimberley in Western Australia

M.F. Braby, E.D. Edwards, A.A.E. Williams

The Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 74(1):31-42

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New Hippothoidae (Bryozoa) from Australasia

Dennis P. Gordon

Zootaxa 4750(4):451–476

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Plectranthias cruentus, a new species of anthiadine perchlet (Teleostei: Serranidae) from the Lord Howe Rise, Tasman Sea

Anthony C. Gill, Clive D. Roberts

Zootaxa 4750(4):560–566

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Stachystemon exilis (Euphorbiaceae), a new and potentially threatened species from the Swan Coastal Plain

Michael Hislop and Robert W. Davis

Nuytsia 31: 53–57

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Eunice sensu lato (Annelida: Eunicidae) from Australia: description of seven new species and comments on previously reported species of the genera Eunice, Leodice and Nicidion

Joana Zanol, Pat A. Hutchings, Kristian Fauchald

Zootaxa 4748(1): 1–43

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Pseudoderbesia eckloniae, sp. nov. (Bryopsidaceae, Ulvophyceae) from Western Australia

John M. Huisman, Heroen Verbruggen

Cryptogamie, Algologie, 41(3):19-23

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A new Brachypsectra LeConte from Australia (Coleoptera: Brachypsectridae) with comparative notes on adults and larvae

Lawrence, J., Monteith, G., & Reid, C.

Papéis Avulsos De Zoologia, 60(special), e202060(s.i.).02.

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Tephrosia cardiophylla (Fabaceae: Millettieae), a distinctive, new, conservation-listed species from Western Australia’s Kimberley sandstones

Ryonen Butcher

Nuytsia 31: 47–51

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The marine ostracod genus Tasmanocypris McKenzie, 1979 from the Neogene of southeastern Australia: Systematic and palaeoceanographical relationships, palaeoecology and palaeobiogeography

Mark T. Warne

Marine Micropaleontology 157, 101855

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Dancing Lechenaultia (Lechenaultia orchestris, Goodeniaceae), a new species with horticultural potential from southern Western Australia

Kelly A. Shepherd & Michael Hislop

Nuytsia 31: 15–18

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Three new species of Epipompilus Kohl (Hymenoptera, Pompilidae, Pepsinae) from Australia

David Yuan, Juanita Rodriguez

Zootaxa 4743(4): 575–584

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Three new species of Allobacciger Hafeezullah & Siddiqi, 1970 (Digenea: Monorchiidae) from Australia and French Polynesia

Nicholas Q.-X. Wee, Scott C. Cutmore, Pierre Sasal & Thomas H. Cribb

Mar. Biodivers. 50, 16

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Studies in Australian Tettigoniidae: New Fully-winged Agraeciini From North-eastern Australia (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae; Conocephalinae; Agraeciini)

D. Rentz, You Ning Su

Zootaxa 4743(3): 301–336

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The Golden-goo Hibiscus (Hibiscus chrysinocolla, Malvaceae), a new species from Katjarra, Western Australia

Todd G.B. McLay and Steven J. Dillon

Nuytsia 31: 41–45

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Australian Melolonthini (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Melolonthinae): a second species of Hypolepida Britton, 1978

 

Peter G. Allsopp

Zootaxa 4742(3): 595–600

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Clastoderma confusum (Myxomycetes: Amoebozoa), a remarkable new species of slime mould from Western Australia

Karina J. Knight and Carlos Lado

Nuytsia 31: 35–40

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Revision of the Psilota Meigen, 1822 flower flies (Diptera: Syrphidae) of Australia

Andrew D. Young, Jeffrey H. Skevington, Wouter Van Steenis

Zootaxa 4737(1): 1–126

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Parasitic copepods of the family Lernanthropidae Kabata, 1979 (Copepoda: Siphonostomatoida) from Australian fishes, with descriptions of seven new species

 

Geoff A. Boxshall, James P. Bernot, Diane P. Barton, Ben K. Diggles, Russell Q-Y. Yong, Toby Atkinson-Coyle, Kate S. Hutson

Zootaxa 4736(1): 1–103

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Two new species of Asproinocybe (Tricholomataceae) from Australasia

Teresa Lebel, Katrina Syme, Matthew Barrett, Jerry A. Cooper

Muelleria 38: 77–85

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Acacia cineramis (Leguminosae: Mimosoideae), a new species endemic to south-eastern Australia, and an investigation of phyllode nervature in allied species

Harvey K. Orel, Daniel J. Murphy & Neville G. Walsh

Muelleria 38: 87–99

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Babingtonia peteriana (Myrtaceae: Chamelaucieae), an ornate novelty from south-western Australia

Barbara L. Rye

Nuytsia 31: 29–33

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Three new ghost moths of the genus Oxycanus Walker, 1856 from Australia (Lepidoptera: Hepialidae)

Ethan P. Beaver, Michael D. Moore, Alejandro Velasco-Castrillón, Mark I. Stevens

Zootaxa 4732(3): 351–374

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Supralittoral pseudoscorpions of the genus Garypus (Pseudoscorpiones : Garypidae) from the Indo-West Pacific region, with a review of the subfamily classificationof Garypidae

Mark S. Harvey Mia J. Hillyer, Jose I. Carvajal and Joel A. Huey

Invertebrate Systematics 34: 34–87

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A new Fringe Lily from Kalbarri National Park (Thysanotus kalbarriensis, Asparagaceae)

Terry D. Macfarlane, Christopher J. French & John G. Conran

Nuytsia 31: 23–27

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Grammosolen (Solanaceae - Anthocercideae) revisited

L. Haegi

Swainsona 33: 11–29

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Rytidosperma robertsoniae (Poaceae), a new species from southern Australia

Fleur Tiver

Swainsona 33: 31–42

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Australasian genus Crasilogia Warren (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Larentiinae)

 

Olga Schmidt

Zootaxa 4729(4): 519–537

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Calytrix insperata (Myrtaceae: Chamelaucieae), a new Western Australian species opportunistically discovered on vacation

Barbara L. Rye

Nuytsia 31: 19–22

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Few and far between: Philotheca richardsoniana (Rutaceae), a new rarity from Western Australia’s Avon Wheatbelt

Juliet A. Wege &Michael Hislop

Nuytsia 31: 9–13

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The extant species of the genus Omma Newman and description of Beutelius gen. nov. (Coleoptera: Archostemata: Ommatidae: Ommatinae)

Hermes E. Escalona, John F. Lawrence, Adam Ślipiński

Zootaxa 4728(4): 547–574

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A new species of Daploeuros Watts (Coleoptera: Scirtidae)

Rafal Ruta

Zootaxa 4728(3): 334–340

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Basidioradulum mayi and B. tasmanicum spp. nov. (Hymenochaetales, Basidiomycota) from both sides of Bass Strait, Australia.

Wang, X., Jiang, J. & Zhou, L.

Scientific Reports 10, 102

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The genus Hoplothrips in Australia (Thysanoptera, Phlaeothripinae), with eleven new species

Laurence A. Mound, Jun Wang, Desley J. Tree

Zootaxa 4718(3): 301–323

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