During the Amsterdam Expedition to the Dominican Republic a new Stygiomysis species, S. aemete, was captured in a well about 5 km east of the Haitian border in the Pedernales Province. Its relation to the other Caribbean Stygiomysis species as well as the biogeography of the genus is discussed.

Stygofauna, Mysidacea, Stygiomysidae, Stygiomysis, taxonomy, biogeography, Hispaniola
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Wagner, H.P. (1992). Stygiomysis aemete n. sp., a new subterranean mysid (Crustacea, Mysidacea, Stygiomysidae) from the Dominican Republic, Hispaniola. Bijdragen tot de dierkunde, 62(2), 71–79.