Orchestia cavimana Heller, 1865 (Amphipoda, Talitridae) in the Turkish Black Sea fauna
Mehmet Akbulut, Murat Sezgin
Ondokuz Mayis University, Sinop Fisheries Faculty, Division of Basic Sciences, 57000 Sinop, TURKEY
This study deals with 1 amphipod species (Orchestra cavimana Heller, 1865) sampled at Sinop Peninsula coasts (0-0,5 m.) at the mouth of Sarıkum lagoon lake (1-2m) 45 species of marine crustacea Amphipoda have been identified in Black Sea coast of Turkey. However, Orchestia cavimana Heller, 1865 is a new species for the Turkish Black Sea coastal waters.
Keywords: Orchestia cavimana, Talitridae, crustaceae, amphipoda, Turkish Black Sea