Such is the internationally renowned expertise at APEM that several of our team have been honoured to have species named after them by peers:



Auchenoplax worsfoldi (a bristleworm) –Tim Worsfold
Thelepus davehalli (a bristleworm) – David Hall
Euchonicoloides halli (a parasitic copepod) – David Hall

While others have discovered and described new species:

Potamonautes subukia (a freshwater crab in Kenya) –Mike Dobson
The shrimp species Palaemon powelli, Palaemon vicinus and Palaemon leucurus and the genus Rhopalaemon – Chris Ashelby
Dysponetus joeli (a bristleworm in the English Channel) –Tim Worsfold
Eatoniella lineata (a small marine snail in Tristan da Cunha) –Tim Worsfold
Eatoniella tristanensis (a small marine snail in Tristan da Cunha) –Tim Worsfold
Eatoniella trochiformis (a small marine snail in Tristan da Cunha) –Tim Worsfold
Eatoniella castanea (a small marine snail in Chile) –Tim Worsfold
Eatoniella denticula (a small marine snail in Chile) –Tim Worsfold
Eatoniella ebenina (a small marine snail in Chile) –Tim Worsfold
Eatoniella glomerosa (a small marine snail in Chile) –Tim Worsfold
Eatoniella mcleani (a small marine snail in Chile) –Tim Worsfold
Eatoniella picea (a small marine snail in Chile) –Tim Worsfold
Eatoniella turricula (a small marine snail in Chile) –Tim Worsfold
Eatoniella zigzag (a small marine snail in the Juan Fernandez Is.) –Tim Worsfold
Eatoniella strebeli (a small marine snail in South Georgia) –Tim Worsfold
Pupatonia magellanica (a small marine snail in Chile) –Tim Worsfold
Skenella hallae (a small marine snail in Chile) –Tim Worsfold
Skenella wareni (a small marine snail in South Georgia) –Tim Worsfold
Haurakia averni (a small marine snail in Chile) –Tim Worsfold
Manzonia limensis (a small marine snail in Peru) –Tim Worsfold
Powellisetia microlirata (a small marine snail in Chile) –Tim Worsfold
Onoba crassicordata (a small marine snail in Tristan da Cunha) –Tim Worsfold
Onoba tristanensis (a small marine snail in Tristan da Cunha) –Tim Worsfold
Onoba merelinoides (a small marine snail in Gough Island) –Tim Worsfold
Onoba protofimbriata (a small marine snail in Chile) –Tim Worsfold
Onoba subincisa (a small marine snail in Chile) –Tim Worsfold
Onoba striola (a small marine snail in Chile) –Tim Worsfold
Onoba subaedonis (a small marine snail in Chile) –Tim Worsfold
Onoba sulcula (a small marine snail in Chile) –Tim Worsfold
Onoba erugata (a small marine snail in Chile) –Tim Worsfold
Onoba algida (a small marine snail in Chile) –Tim Worsfold
Onoba lacuniformis (a small marine snail in Chile) –Tim Worsfold
Onoba isolata (a small marine snail in the Juan Fernandez Is.) –Tim Worsfold
Onoba protopustulata (a small marine snail in the Juan Fernandez Is.) –Tim Worsfold
Barleeia meridionalis (a small marine snail in Peru) –Tim Worsfold
Rissoella peruviana (a small marine snail in Peru) –Tim Worsfold