ISSN 2358-2936

Nauplius is an international journal published by the Brazilian Crustacean Association (SBC) since 1993 with no interruption. This journal covers all aspects of crustacean biology (including aquaculture, bioenergetics, biogeography, development, ecology, fishery, morphology, paleontology, physiology, phylogeny and taxonomy). Original articles are published in two issues per year. Papers will be in English only. The cost is paid by the SBC. Authors other than the Society members are welcome to publish their research. Review articles with bold proposals showing original conclusions or approaches are encouraged.


Paula Beatriz de Araujo ( Institute of Biosciences/Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil)


Alexandre Oliveira de Almeida- Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil

Luis Ernesto Arruda Bezerra – Universidade Federal do Ceará, Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil

Célio U. Magalhães – Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil


Aline Ferreira Quadros


Carola Becker (School of Biological Sciences, Queen’s University Marine Laboratory, Northern Ireland, UK)

Célio U. Magalhães (Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia, Manaus, AM, Brazil)

Christopher Tudge (American University, Washington, D.C., USA)

Fernando L. Mantelatto (FFCLRP/Universidade de São Paulo, Ribeirão Preto, SP, Brazil)

Ingo S. Wehrtmann (Universidad de Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica)

Janet W. Reid (Research Associate, Virginia Museum of Natural History, Martinsville, VA, USA)

Jose A. Cuesta (Instituto de Ciencias Marinas de Andalucia – CSIC, Puerto Real, Cadiz, Spain)

Luis M. Pardo (Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia, Chile)

Christoph Held (Alfred Wegener Inst. Helmholtz Centre for Polar & Marine Research, Bremerhaven, Germany)

Marcos D. S. Tavares (Museu de Zoologia, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, SP, Brazil)

Rafael Lemaitre (National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Suitland, MD, USA)

Sandro Santos (Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, RS, Brazil)

Stefano Taiti (Institute of Ecosystem Study of the Italian National Research Council, Florence, Italy)

Shane T. Ahyong (Marine Invertebrates, Australian Museum, Sydney, Australia)


Paula Beatriz de Araujo, Alexandre Oliveira de Almeida, Luis Ernesto Arruda Bezerra, and Célio Magalhães

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