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1.Hurzaid, A., T.Y. Chan, S.A. Mohd Nor, Z.A. Muchlisin and W.J. Chen*.  2020  Molecular phylogeny and diversity of penaeid shrimps (Crustaca: Decapoda) from South-East Asian waters.  Zool. Scripta. 49: 596-613. [SCI]

2.Macpherson, E., T.Y Chan*, A.B. Kumar and P.C. Rodriguez-Flores.  2020.  On some squat lobsters from India (Decapoda, Anomura, Munididae), with description of a new species of Paramunida Baba, 1988.  ZooKeys 965: 17-36.  [SCI]

3.Komai, T., C.H. Yang and T.Y. Chan*. 2020 Deep-sea shrimps of the genus Glyphocrangon A. Milne-Edwards, 1881 (Decapoda: Caridea: Glyphocrangonidae) collected by the SJADES 2018 expedition off Java, Indonesia, with description of one new species.  Raffles Bull. Zool. 68: 636-653. [SCI]

4.Kim, J.N. and T.Y. Chan.  2020  Crangonid shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea) from Papua New Guinea.  In: S.T. Ahyong, T.Y. Chan and L. Corbari (eds). Tropical Deep-sea Benthos, vol. 31, Papua New Guinea. Mem. Mus. natn. Hist. nat. 213: 207-238.

5.Chiang, C.I, M.T Chung, J.C. Shiao, P.L Wang, T.Y. Chan, A. Yamaguchi and C.H. Wang*.  2020.  Seasonal movement patterns of the bigfin reef squid Sepioteuthis lessoniana predicted using statolith 18O values.  Frontiers Mar. Sci.  7(249): 1-14. [SCI]

6.Wakabayashi, K, C.H. Yang*, T.Y. Chan and B.F. Phillips.  2020  The final phyllosoma, nuisto, and first juvenile stages of the slipper lobster Petrarctus brevicornis (Holthuis, 1946) (Decapoda: Achelata: Scyllaridae).  J. Crust. Biol. 40(3): 237-246. [SCI]

7.Komai, T. and T.Y. Chan*.  2020.  New records of the crangonid shrimp genus Metacrangon Zarenkov, 1965 (Decapoda: Caridea), from the south of Java, eastern Indian Ocean, with description of a new species.  Raffles Bull. Zool. 68: 326-333. [SCI]

8.Chang, S.C., T.Y. Chan*and A.B. Kumar.  2020. A new lobster of the genus Nephropsis Wood-Mason, 1872 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Nephropidae) from the Indonesian deep-sea crusie, SJADES 2018.  Raffles Bull. Zool. 68: 50-55. [SCI]

9.Chan, T.Y., C.Y. Hsu, A.B. Kumar and S.C. Chang. 2020.  On the “Plesionika martia” (A. Milne-Edwards, 1883) species group in Indian waters.  Zootaxa 4279: 67-76. [SCI]


1.Komai, T., T.Y. Chan* and S. De Grave. 2019. Establishment of a new shrimp family Chlorotocellidae for four genera previously assigned to Pandalidae (Decapoda, Caridea, Pandaloidea). Zoosyst. Evol. 95 (2):391-402. [SCI]

2.Chiang C.I, M.T. Chung, T.W. Shih and T.Y. Chan, A. Yamaguchi and C.H. Wang*. 2019.  Evaluation of the 137Ba mass-marking technique and potential effects in the early life history stages of Sepioteuthis lessoniana. Mar. & Freshwater Res. 70, 1698–1707. [SCI]

3.Tan M.H., H.M. Gan, Y.P. Lee, H. Bracken-Grissom and  T.Y. Chan, A.D. Miller and C. M. Austin. 2019. Comparative mitogenomics of the Decapoda reveals evolutionary heterogeneity in architecture and composition. Scient. Rep. 9:10756. [SCI]

4.Landeira J. M., C.H. Yang*, T. Komai and T.Y. Chan and K. Wakabayashi. 2019. Molecular confirmation and description of the larval morphology of Thalassocaris lucida (Dana, 1852) (Decapoda, Caridea, Pandaloidea). J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U. K. 99:1797–1805. [SCI]

5.Bao C., Y. Yang, T.Y. Chan and Z. Cui*. 2019. The complete mitochondrial genome of Latreillia valida (Decapoda: Brachyura). Mitochondrial DNA Part B 4(1):1905-1906. [SCI]

6.Chan, T.Y., C.H. Yang and K. Wakabayashi*. 2019. Amended larval recruitment model for the Japanese spiny lobster Panulirus japonicus based on new larval records and population genetic data in Taiwan.  J. Ocean. 75: 273-282.  [SCI]

7.Liao, Y., K.Y. Ma, S. De Grave, T. Komai, T.Y. Chan* and K.H. Chu.  2019.  Systematic analysis of the caridean shrimp superfamily Pandaloidea (Crustacean: Decapoda) based on molecular and morphological evidence.  Mol. Phyl. Evol. 134: 200-210. [SCI]

8.Ma, K.Y., J. Qin, C.W. Lin, T.Y. Chan, P.K.L. Ng, K.H. Chu and L.M. Tsang*.  2019.  Phylogenomic analyses of brachyuran crabs support early divergence of primary freshwater crabs.  Mol. Phyl. Evol. 135: 62-66. [SCI]

9.Yang, C.H. and T.Y. Chan* 2019. New records of Benthesicymus Bate, 1881 (Dendrobranchiata, Penaeoidea, Benthesicymidae) from the abyssal depths of Taiwan. ZooKeys 838: 1-8. [SCI]

10.Chang, S.C. and T.Y. Chan*. 2019.  On the clawed lobsters of the genus Nephropsis Wood-Mason, 1872 recently collected from deep-sea cruises off Taiwan and the South China Sea (Crustacea, Decapoda, Nephropidae).  ZooKeys 833: 41-58.  [SCI]

11.Komai, T., S.C. Chang and T.Y. Chan*. 2019.  A new deep-sea species of the caridean shrimp genus Lebbeus White, 1847 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Thoridae) from southern Java, Indonesia.  Raffles Bull. Zool. 67: 150-159.  [SCI]

12.Lin, C.W. and T.Y. Chan*.  2019  First record of the squat lobster genus Sternostylus Baba, Ahyong & Schnabel, 2018 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Sternostylidae) in Taiwan.  Zootaxa 4544(2): 296-300. [SCI]


1.Jaing, G.C., J.M. Landeira, T.W. Shih* and T.Y. Chan.  2018.  First zoeal stage of Plesionika crosnieri Chan & Yu, 1991, P. ortmanni Doflein, 1902 and P. semilaevis Bate, 1888, with remarks on the early larvae of Plesionika Bate, 1888 (Crustacea, Decapoda).  Zootaxa 4532(3): 385-395. [SCI]

2.Chang, S.C. and T.Y. Chan*.  2018.  Molecular evidence of sexual polymorphism in the rare deep-sea lobster genus Thaumastocheles Wood-Mason, 1874 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Nephropidae).  J. Crust. Biol. 38(6): 772-779. [SCI]

3.Chang, J., T.Y. Chan, N. Zhang, S. Sun and Z. Sha*.  2018.  Mitochondrial phylogenomics reveals insights into taxonomy and evolution of Penaeoidea (Crustacea: Decapoda).  Zool. Scripta 47(5): 582-594.  [SCI]

4.Ashelby, C.W., W.C. Lin, S. De Grave and T.Y. Chan*.  2018.  Notes on the shrimp genus Palaemon Weber, 1795 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Palaemonidae) and related genera from Taiwan.  Zootaxa 4446(4): 575-595.  [SCI]

5.Chen, C., T.Y. Chan and B.K.K. Chan*.  2018. Molluscan diversity in shallow water hydrothermal vents off Kueishan Island, Taiwan.  Mar. Biodiv. 48: 709-714. [SCI]

6.Chan, T.Y., R.D. Chakraborty, P. Purushothaman, G. Kuberan and C.H. Yang*.  2018.  On Plesionika persica (Kemp, 1925) and P. reflexa Chace, 1985 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Pandalidae) from India.  Zootaxa  4382(3): 583-591.  [SCI]

7.Yang, C.H., A.B. Kumar and T.Y. Chan*.  2018. On the deep-sea commercial caridean shrimp Heterocarpus woodmasoni Alcock, 1901 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Pandalidae), with description of a new species from the western Pacific.  Bull. Mar. Sci. 94(1): 85-99.  [SCI]

8.Malay, M.C.D., D.L. Rahayu and T.Y. Chan*.  2018. Hermit crabs of the genera Calcinus Dana, 1851, Clibanarius Dana, 1852, and Dardanus Paul’son, 1875 from the PANGLAO 2004 Expedition, with a checklist of the hermit crabs of the Philippines and description of a new species.  Raffles Bull. Zool. 66: 23-65. [SCI]


1. GC Jiang, , TY Chan and T.W. Shih* (2017)Larval development to the first eighth zoeal stages in the deep-sea caridean shrimp Plesionika grandis Doflein, 1902 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Pandalidae). Zookeys 719: 23-44.

2. TY Chan, T Komai (2017) A new shrimp species of the genus Lebbeus White, 1847 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea: Thoridae) from a deep-sea cold seep site off southwestern Taiwan. Zootaxa 4238(3): 426-432.

3 CH Yang, AB Kumar, TY Chan* (2017) A new slipper lobster of the genus Petrarctus Holthuis, 2002 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Scyllaridae) from Southwest coast of India. Zootaxa 4329(5): 477-486.

4. TW Wang, PH Kuo, CW Lin, CW Huang, TY Chan, BKK Chan* (2017) Assessing the biodiversity of deep-sea large crustaceans through fishing ports. Journal of Crustacean Biology 37(4): 490-495.

5. K Wakabayashi, CH Yang, JY Shy*, CH He, TY Chan (2017) Correct identification and redescription of the larval stages and early juveniles of the slipper lobster Eduarctus martensii (Pfeffer, 1881) (Decapoda: Scyllaridae). Journal of Crustacean Biology 37(2): 204-219.

6. SC Chang, D Tshudy, U Sorhannus, ST Ahyong*, TY Chan (2017) Evolution of the thaumastocheliform lobsters (Crustacea, Decapoda, Nephropidae) Zoologica Scripta 46: 372-387.

7. CH Yang, AB Kumar, TY Chan* (2017) Further records of the deep-sea pandalid shrimp Heterocaprus chani Li, 2006 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Caridea) from southern India. ZooKeys 685: 151-159.

8. Y Liao, S De Grave*, TW Ho, BHY Ip, LM Tsang, TY Chan, KH Chu (2017) Molecular phylogeny of Pasiphaeidae (Crustacea, Decapoda, Caridea) reveals systematic incongruence of the current classification. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 115: 171-180.

9. TY Chan, AB Kumar, CH Yang* (2017) Photophore counts in the deep-sea commercial shrimp Aristeus alcocki Ramadan, 1938 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Aristeidae), with a revised key to the Indo-West Pacific species of the genus. Zootaxa 4329(4): 392-400.

10. T Komai, TY Chan (2017) Redescriptions of two poorly known deep-sea shrimps (Crustacea: Pasiphaeidae and Glyphocrangonidae) from the Andaman Sea, eastern Indian Ocean. Zootaxa 4303(1): 73-87.

11. TY Chan, BR de Forges, JF Barazer (2017) Ship-based collection of large crustaceans. Journal of Crustacean Biology 37(4): 481-489.


1.       Chan, T.Y., R. Cleva and K.H. Chu.  2016.  On the genus Trachysalambria Burkenroad, 1934 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Penaeidae), with descriptions of three new species. Zootaxa 4150(3): 201-254.  [SCI] 

2.       Lin, F.J., T. Komai and T.Y. Chan*.  2016.  A new mud lobster of the genus Thalassina Latreille, 1806 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Gebiidea: Thalassinidae) from marine seagrass beds in Dongsha (Pratas) Island, South China Sea.  Raffles Bull. Zool. 64: 98-104.  [SCI]

3.       Jiang, G.C., J.M. Landeira, T.W. Shih and T.Y. Chan*.  2016.  Larval development to the ninth zoeal stage of Heterocarpus abulbus Yang, Chan and Chu, 2010 (Decapoda: Caridea: Pandalidae), a deep-water shrimp with high fishery potential.  J. Crus. Biol. 36(3): 310-328. [SCI]

4.       Komai, T. and T.Y. Chan*.  2016. “Symmetrical” hermit crabs of the family Pylochelidae (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura) collected by the “BIOPAPUA” and “PAPUA NIUGINI” expeditions in the Papua New Guinea, with descriptions of two new species.  Zootaxa 4088(3): 301-328.  [SCI]

5.       Chan, B.K.K., T.W. Wang, P.C. Chen, C.W. Lin, T.Y. Chan and L.M. Tsang*.  2016.  Community structure of macrobiota and environmental parameters in shallow water hydrothermal vents off Kueishan Island, Taiwan.  PLOS ONE 11(2): 1-22.  [SCI]

6.       Wang, T.W., T. Komai, C.L. Chen and T.Y. Chan*.  2016. Globospongicola jiaolongi Jiang, Kou & Li, 2015, a junior subjective synonym of G. spinulatus Komai & Saito, 2006 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Stenopodidea: Spongicolidae).  Zootaxa 4072(5): 579-584.  [SCI]

7.       Wang, T.W., S. T. Ahyong and T.Y. Chan*.  2016. First records of Lithopdes longispina Sakai, 1971 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura: Lithodidae) from southwestern Taiwan, including a site in the vicinity of a cold seep.  Zootaxa 4066(2): 173-176.  [SCI]

8.      Chan, T.Y., I. M. J. van den Beld and S. De Grave*.  2016.  A further record of the rare hippolytid shrimp Leontocaris lar Kemp, 1906 (Decapoda: Caridea) from the Celtic Sea, off north-western France.  Crustaceana 89(2): 251-257.  [SCI]Yang, C.H., S. Tsuchida, K. Fujikura, Y. Fujiwara, M. Kawato and T.Y. Chan*.  2016.  Connectivity of the squat lobsters Shinkaia crosnieri (Crustacea: Decapoda: Galatheidae) between cold seep and hydrothermal vent habitats.  Bull. Mar. Biol. 92(1): 17-31. [SCI]


1.      De Grave, S., T.Y. Chan, K.H. Chu, C.H. Yang* and Landeira, J.M.  2015. Phylogenetics reveals the crustacean order Amphionidacea to be larval shrimps (Decapoda: Caridea).  Scientific Rep. 5: 17464; doi:10.1038/srep17464: 1-7. [SCI]

2.      Shih, Y.J., P.H. Ho* and T.Y. Chan.  2015.  Leucosiid crabs (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura) from Taiwan, with three new records.  Zootaxa 4052(1): 127-134.  [SCI]

3.      Chang, S.C., T.W. Wang and T.Y. Chan*.  2015.  Frist record of the Nephropid genus Acanthacaris Bate, 1888 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Nephropidae) from Taiwan.  Zootaxa 4032(5): 595-599.  [SCI]

4.      Gan, Z.B., X.Z. Li*, T.Y. Chan, K.H. Chu and Q. Kou.  2015.  Phylogeny of Indo-West Pacific pontoniine shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea) based on multilocus analysis.  J. Zoolog. Syst. Evol. Res. 53(4): 282-290. [SCI]

5.      Wang, Y.R., T.Y. Chan and Z.L. Sha*.  2015.  A new deep-sea species of the genus Urocaridella (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea: Palaemonidae) from Yap seamount in the Western Pacific. Zootaxa 4012(1): 191-197. [SCI]

6.      Chakraborty, R.D., T.Y. Chan*, G. Maheswarudu, G. Kuberan, P. Purushothaman, S.C. Chang and S. Jomon.  2015.  On Plesionika quasigrandis Chace, 1985 (Decapoda, Caridea, Pandalidae) from southwestern India.   Crustaceana 88(7-8): 923-930.  [SCI]

7.      Landeira, J.M., G.C. Jiang, T.Y. Chan, T.W. Shih and J.I. Gozález-Gordillo.  2015.  Redescription of the early larval stages of the pandalid shrimp Chlorotocus crassicornis (Decapoda: Caridea: Pandalidae).  Zootaxa 4013(1): 100-110.  [SCI]

8.      Shi, G., Z. Cui*, M. Hui, Y. Liu, T.Y. Chan and C. Song.  2015.  The complete mitochondrial genomes of Umalia orientalis and Lyreidus brevifrons: The phylogenetic position of the family Raninidae within Brachyuran crabs.  Mar. Genomics 21: 53-61.  [SCI]

9.      Yang, C.H., Z. Sha*, T.Y. Chan and R. Liu.  2015.  Molecular phylogeny of the deep-sea penaeid shrimp genus Parapenaeus (Crustacea: Decapoda: Dendrobranchiata).  Zool. Scripta. 44(3): 312-323. [SCI]

10.  Gan, Z.B., X.Z. Li*, Q. Kou, T.Y. Chan, K.H. Chu and H. Huang.  2015. Systematic status of the caridean families Gnathophyllidae Dana and Hymenoceridae Ortmann (Crustacea: Decapoda): a further examination based on molecular and morphological data.  Chin. J. Oceanol. Limnol.  33(1): 149-158.  [SCI]

11.  Wong, J.M., J.L. Pérez-Moreno, T.Y. Chan, T.M. Frank and H.D. Bracken-Grissom.  2015. Phylogenetic and transcriptomic analyses reveal the evolution of bioluminescence and light detection in marine deep-sea shrimps of the family Oplophoridae.  Mol. Phyl. Evol. 83: 278-292. [SCI]Aznar-Cormano, L., J. Brisset, T.Y. Chan, L. Corbari, N. Puillandre, J. Utge, M. Zbinden, D. Zuccon and S. Samadi*. 2015. An improved taxonomic sampling is a necessary but not sufficient condition for resolving inter-families relationships in Caridean decapods.  Genetica 143: 195-205.  [SCI]


1.      Kou, Q., X.Z. Li*, T.Y. Chan and K.H. Chu.  2014. Divergent evolutionary pathways and host shifts among the commensal pontoniine shrimps: a preliminary analysis based on selected Indo-West Pacific species.  Org. Divers Evol. (doi: 10.1007/s13127-014-0198-y).  [SCI]

2.      Tsoi, K.H., K.Y. Ma, S.T. Fennessy, K.H. Chu and T.Y. Chan*. 2014. Verification of the cryptic species Penaeus pulchricaudatus in the commercially important kuruma shrimp P. japonicus (Decapoda: Penaeidae) using molecular taxonomy.  Invert. Syst. 28: 476-490. [SCI]

3.      Koch, M., Z. Duris, J.F. Huang and T.Y. Chan*. 2014.  First report of the swimming crab Ovalipes iridescens (Miers, 1886) (Brachyura, Portunidae) from Taiwan.  Crustaceana 87(14): 1640-1647.  [SCI]

4.      Wang, T.W., T.Y. Chan and B.K.K. Chan*.  2014.  Trophic relationships of hydrothermal vent and non-vent communities in the upper sublittoral and upper bathyal zones off Kueishan Island, Taiwan: A combined morphological, gut content analysis and stable isotop approach.  Mar. Bio. 161: 2447-2463. [SCI]             

5.      Tsang, L.M., C. Schubart, S. Ahyong, J.C.Y. Lai, E. Au, T.Y. Chan, P.K.L. Ng and K.H. Chu*.  2014.  Evolutionary history of true crabs (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura) and the origins of freshwater crabs.  Mol. Biol. Evol. 31(5): 1173-1187. [SCI]

6.      Poore, G.C.B., S.T. Ahyong, H.D. Bracken-Grissom, T.Y. Chan, K.H. Chu, K.A. Crandall, P.C. Dworschak, D.L. Felder, R.M. Feldmann, M. Hyžný, H. Karaswa, R. Lemaitre, T. Komai, X. Li, F.L. Mantelatto, J.W. Martin, N. Ngoc-Ho, R. Robeles, C. Schweitzer, A. Tamaki, L.M. Tsang and C.C. Tudge.  2014.  On stabilizing the names of the infraorders of thalassinidean shrimps, Axiidea de Saint Laurent, 1979 and Gebiidea de Saint Laurent, 1979 (Decapoda). Crustaceana 87(10): 1258-1272.  [SCI]

7.      Yang, C.H., C.W. Lin and T.Y. Chan*.  2014.  Additional slipper lobsters of the family Scyllarinae Latreille, 1825 (Crustaca, Achelata, Scyllaridae) from Taiwan.  Zootaxa 3852(3): 336-346.  [SCI]

8.      De Grave, S., C.P. Li, L.M. Tsang, K.H. Chu and T.Y. Chan*. 2014.  Unweaving hippolytoid systematic (Crustacea, Decapoda, Hippolytidae): resurrection of several families.  Zool. Scripta 43: 496-507. [SCI]

9.      Yang, C.H., Y. Liu, Z. Cui* and T.Y. Chan.  2014.  Complete mitochondrial genome of the furry lobster Palinurellus wieneckii (De Man, 1881) (Decapoda, Achelata, Palinuridae). Mitochondrial DNA 25(4): 295-1297. [SCI]

10.  Marin, I. and T.Y. Chan.  2014.  Deep water echinoid-associated pontoniine shrimp “Periclimenes hertwigi Balss, 1913” species group (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea: Palaemonidae): species review, description of a new genus and species from Philippines.  Zootaxa 3835(3): 301-324.  [SCI]

11.  Cabezas, P. and T.Y. Chan.  2014.  Deep-sea squat lobsters of the genus Paramunida Baba, 1988 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Munididae) from the Philippines PANGLAO 2004, PANGLAO 2005 and AURORA 2007 expeditions, with the description of three new species.  Raffles Bull. Zool. 62: 302-316. [SCI]

12.  Bracken, H., S. Ahyong, R. Wilkinson, R. Felmann, C. Schweitzer, J. Breinholt, F. Palero, T.Y. Chan, L.M. Tsang, K.H. Chu, M., Bendall, D. Kim, D. Felder, J. Martin, R. Robles and K. Crandall.  2014.  The emergence of the lobsters: Phylogenetic relationships, morphological evolution and divergence time comparisons of an ancient group (Decapoda: Achelata, Astacidea, Glypheidea, Polychelida).  Syst. Biol. 63(4): 457-479. [SCI]

13.  Palero, F., G. Guerao, M. Hall, T.Y. Chan and P.F. Clark.  2014. The ‘giant phyllosoma’ are larval stages of Parribacus antarcticus (Decapoda : Scyllaridae).  Invert. Syst. 28: 258-276.  [SCI]

14.  Lavery, S.D., A. Farhadi*, H. Farahmand, T.Y. Chan, A. Azhdehakosphpour, V. Thakur, A.G. Jeffs.  2014.  Evolutionary divergence of geographic subspecies within the scalloped spiny lobster Panulirus homarus (Linnaeus , 1758).  PLOS ONE 9(6): 1-13. [SCI]

15.  Landeira, J.M, T.Y. Chan, N. Aguilar-Soto, G.C. Jiang* and C.H. Yang.  2014.  Description of the decapodid stage of Plesionika narval (Fabricius, 1787) (Decapoda: Caridea: Pandalidae) identified by DNA barcoding.  J. Crust. Biol. 34(3): 377-387. [SCI]

16.  Jiang, G.C., T.Y. Chan and T.W. Shih*.  2014.  Morphology of the first zoeal stage of three deep-water pandalid shrimps, Heterocarpus abulbus Yang, Chan, & Chu, 2010, H. hayashii Crosnier, 1988, and H. sibogae De Man, 1917 (Crustacea: Decapoda, Caridea).  Zootaxa 3768(41): 428-436. [SCI]

17.  Jiang, G.C., H.C. Liu, T.Y. Chan and B.K.K. Chan*.  2014.  First stage zoeal morphology of four ghost crabs Ocypode ceratophthalmus (Pallas, 1772), O. cordimanus Latreille, 1818, O. sinensis Dai, Song & Yang, 1985 and O. stimpsoni Ortmann, 1897 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Ocypodidae).  Zootaxa 3760(3): 369-382.[SCI]

18.  Tshudy, D. and T.Y. Chan.  2014. Taxonomic note: The fossil clawed lobster (Nephropidae), Metanephrops elongatus Hu and Tao, 2000, is a nomen dubium but definitely not a MetanephropsZootaxa 3760(3): 494-496.[SCI]

19.  Chang, S.C., T.Y. Chan* and S.T. Ahyong.  2014.  Two new species of the rare lobster genus Thaumastocheles Wood-Mason, 1874 (Reptantia: Nephropidae) discovered from recent deep-sea expeditions in the Indo-West Pacific.  J. Crust. Biol. 34(1): 107-122. [SCI]

20.    Lin, C.W., P.H. Hsien and T.Y. Chan. 2014.  First record of the hairy squat lobster genus Lauriea Baba, 1971 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Anomura, Galatheidae) from Kenting, southern Taiwan.  J. Mar. Sci. Tech. 21 suppl.: 5-7.  [SCI] Chang, S.C., S.T. Ahyong and T.Y. Chan. 2014.  New records of deep-sea blind lobsters from Taiwan (Crustacea, Decapoda, Polychelidae).  J. Mar. Sci. Tech. 21 suppl.: 8-14. [SCI]


1.     Lin C.W., S. Tsuchida, S. Lin, C. Berndt and T.Y. Chan*.  2013.  Munidopsis lauensis Baba & de Saint Laurent, 1992 (Decapoda, Anomura, Munidopsidae), a newly recorded squat lobster from a cold seep in Taiwan.  Zootaxa 3737: 92-96. [SCI]

2.     Wang, T.W., T.Y. Chan, C.W. Huang and B.K.K. Chan*.  2013.  Thirty years’ changes in decapod community in the deep-water fishing grounds off Kueishan Island, Taiwan.  Crustaceana 86(11): 1382-1409.  [SCI] 

3.     Kou, Q, X.Z., Li*, T.Y. Chan, K.H. Chu and Z. Gan. 2013.  Molecular phylogeny of the superfamily Palaemonidea (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea) base on mitochondrial and nuclear DNA reveals discrepancies with the current classification.  Invert. Syst.  27: 502-514.  [SCI]

4.     Richer de Forges, B., T.Y. Chan, L. Corbari, R. Lemaitre, E. Macpherson, S.T. Ahyong and P.K.L. Ng.  2013.  The MUSORSTOM-TDSB deep-sea benthos exploration program (1976-2012): An overview of crustacean discoveries and new perspectives on deep-sea zoology and biogeography.  In: S.T. Ahyong, T.Y. Chan, L. Corbari and P.K.L. Ng (eds). Tropical Deep-sea Benthos, vol. 27. Mem. Mus. natn. Hist. nat. 204: 13-66.

5.     Komai, T. and T.Y. Chan.  2013.  New records of Glyphocrangon A. Milne-Edwards, 1881 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Caridea, Glyphocrangonidae) from recent French expeditions off the Mozambique Channel and Papua New Guinea, with description of one new species.  In: S.T. Ahyong, T.Y. Chan, L. Corbari and P.K.L. Ng (eds). Tropical Deep-sea Benthos, vol. 27. Mem. Mus. natn. Hist. nat. 204: 107-128.

6.      Li, X.Z. and T.Y. Chan.  2013.  Pandalid shrimps (Crustacea, Decapoda, Caridea) collected from the Philippines PANGLAO 2005 deep-sea expedition. In: S.T. Ahyong, T.Y. Chan, L. Corbari and P.K.L. Ng (eds). Tropical Deep-sea Benthos, vol. 27. Mem. Mus. natn. Hist. nat. 204: 129-154.

7.      Chan, T.Y.,  K.Y. Ma and K. H. Chu.  2013.  The deep-sea spiny lobster genus Puerulus Ortmann, 1897 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Palinuridae), with descriptions of five new species.   In: S.T. Ahyong, T.Y. Chan, L. Corbari and P.K.L. Ng (eds). Tropical Deep-sea Benthos, vol. 27. Mem. Mus. natn. Hist. nat. 204: 191-230.

8.    Osawa, M., C.W. Lin and T.Y. Chan.  2013  Munidopsidae Ortmann, 1898 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Anomura) collected by the PANGLAO 2005 and AURORA expeditions to the Philippines, with descriptions of four new species from the Philippines and one new species from Taiwan.  In: S.T. Ahyong, T.Y. Chan, L. Corbari and P.K.L. Ng (eds). TropicalDeep-sea Benthos, vol. 27. Mem. Mus. natn. Hist. nat. 204 231-286.

9.      Chan, T.Y., S.T. Ahyong and C.H. Yang.  2013.  Priority of the slipper lobster genus Crenarctus Holthuis, 2002, over Antipodarctus Holthuis, 2002 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Scyllaridae).  Zootaxa 3701(4): 471-472.  [SCI]

10.    Komai, T., T.Y. Chan and J.Y. Shy*.  2013.  A redescription of a rare axiid shrimp, Amakusaxius amakusana (Miyake & Sakai, 1967) (Crustacea: Decapoda: Axiidae) from new material collected off Taiwan.  Zootaxa 3699(4): 490-502..  [SCI]

11.   Shih, Y.J., P.H. Ho*, T.Y. Chan and T. Naruse.  2013.  New records of leucosiid crabs (Decapoda: Brachyuran) from Taiwan.  Crustceana 86(6): 728-738. [SCI]

12.   Wang, T.W., T.Y. Chan and B.K.K. Chan*.  2013.  Diversity and community structure of decapod crustaceans at hydrothermal vents and nearby deep-water fishing grounds of Kueishan islands, Taiwan: a high biodiversity deep-sea area in the NW Pacific.  Bull. Mar. Sci. 89(2): 505-528.  [SCI] Kou, Q., X.Z. Li*, T.Y. Chan, K.H. Chu, H. Huang and Z. Gan.  2013. Phylogenetic relationships among genera of the Periclimenes complex (Crustacea: Decapoda: Pontoniinae) based on mitochondrial and nuclear DNA.  Mol. Phyl. Evol. 68: 14-22.  [SCI]


1.     Lin, F.J., Y. Liu, Z.L. Sha, L.M. Tsang, K.H. Chu, T.Y. Chan, R.Y. Liu and Z.X. Cui*.  2012.  Evolution and phylogeny of the mud shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda) revealed from complete mitochondrial genomes.  BMC Genomics 13: 631, doi: 10.1186/ 1471-2164-13-631.  [SCI]

2.     Yang, C.H., L. M. Tsang*, K. H. Chu and T.Y. Chan. 2012.  Complete mitogenome of the deep-sea hydrothermal vent shrimp Alvinocaris chelys Komai and Chan, 2010 (Decapoda: Caridea: Alvinocarididae). Mitochondrial DNA 23(6): 417-419. [SCI]

3.      Appeltans W., S. T. Ahyong, G. Anderson, M. V. Angel, T. Artois, N. Bailly, R. Bamber, A. Barber, I. Bartsch, A. Berta, M. Blazewicz-Paszkowycz, P. Bock, G. Boxshall, C. B. Boyko, S. N. Brandão, R. A. Bray, N. L. Bruce, S. D. Cairns, T.Y. Chan, L. Chan, A. G. Collins, T. Cribb, M. Curini-Galletti, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, P. J. F. Davie, M. N. Dawson, O. De Clerck, W. Decock, S. De Grave, N. J. De Voogd, D. P. Domning, C. C. Emig, C. Erséus, W. Eschmeyer, K. Fauchald, D. G. Fautin, S. W. Feist, C. H. J. M. Fransen, H. Furuya, O. Garcia-Alvarez, S. Gerken, D. Gibson, A. Gittenberger, S. Gofas, L. Gómez-Daglio, D. P. Gordon, M. D. Guiry, F. Hernandez, B. W. Hoeksema, R. Hopcroft, D. Jaume, P. Kirk, N. Koedam, S. Koenemann, J. B. Kolb, R. M. Kristensen, A. Kroh, G. Lambert, D. B. Lazarus, R. Lemaitre, M. Longshaw, J. Lowry, E. Macpherson, L. P. Madin, C. Mah, G. Mapstone, P. Mclaughlin, J. Mees, K. Meland, C. G. Messing, C. E. Mills, T. N. Molodtsova, r. Mooi, B. Neuhaus, P. K. L. Ng, C. Nielsen, J. Norenburg, D. M. Opresko, M. Osawa, G. Paulay, W. Perrin, J. F. Pilger, C. B. P. Gary, P. Pugh, G. B. Read, J. D. Reimer, M. Rius, R. M. Rocha, J. I. Saiz-Salinas, V. Scarabino, B. Schierwater, A. Schmidt-Rhaesa, K. E. Schnabel, M. Schotte, P. Schuchert, E. Schwabe, H. Segers, C. Self-Sullivan, N. Shenkar, V. Siegel, W. Sterrer, S. Stöhr, B. Swalla, M. L. Tasker, E. V. Thuesen, T. Timm, A. Todaro, X. Turon, S. Tyler, P. Uetz, J. Van Der land, B. Vanhoorne, L. P. Van Ofwegen, R. W. M. Van Soest, J. Vanaverbeke, G. Walker-Smith, T. C. Walter, A. Warren, G. Williams, S. P. Wilson and M. J. Costello*. 2012.  The magnitude of global marine species diversity. Current Biol 22: 2189-2202.  [SCI]

4.     Pante, E., L. Corbari, J. Thubaut, T.Y. Chan, R. Mana, M.-C. Boisselier, P. Bouchet and S. Samadi.  2012.  Exploration of the deep-sea fauna of Papua New Guinea.  Oceanography 25(3): 214-225. [SCI]

5.     Marin, I. and T.Y. Chan.  2012.  Description of Alcyonohippolyte brachycarpus sp. nov., a further new hippolytid shrimp (Decapoda, Caridea, Hippolytidae) associated with soft coral from Taiwan, with the key to the species of the genus Alcyonohippolyte Marin, Okuno & Chan, 2011.  Zootaxa 3534: 53-60. [SCI]

6.     Yang, C.H. and T.Y. Chan*. 2012. On the taxonomy of the slipper lobster Chelarctus cultrifer (Ortmann, 1897) (Crustacea: Decapoda: Scyllaridae), with description of a new species.  Raffles Bull. Zool. 60(2):l 449-460.  [SCI]

7.      Lin, C.C., T.Y. Chan and C.W. Lin*.  2012.  First record of the rare lobster Palinurellus wieneckii (De Man, 1881) (Decapoda, Achelata, Palinuridae) from Taiwan.  Crustaceana 85(11): 1385-1391.  [SCI]

8.      Ahyong, S.T., W.R. Webber and T.Y. Chan.  2012.  Thymops takedai, a new species of deepwater lobster from the southwest Atlantic Ocean with additional records of “Thymopine” lobsters (Decapoda: Nephropidae).  Crustaceana Monographs 17: 49-61.

9.      Mitsuhashi, M., X.Z. Li and T.Y. Chan*.  2012.  Additional deep-sea pontoniine shrimps (Decapoda: Palaemodidae) from Taiwan, with description of one new species.  Crustaceana Monographs  17: 211-223.

10.    Okuno, J. and T.Y. Chan*.  2012. A new antipatharian-associated species of the genus Cuapetes Clark, 1919 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Palaemonidae) and a new record of C. nilandensis (Borradaile, 1915) from Japan.  Zootaxa 3367: 115-125. [SCI]

11.    Chan, T.Y. and Y. Fujita.  2012.  The reef lobsters Enoplometopus A. Milne-Edwards, 1862 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Nephropidea) from the “KUMEJIMA 2009” expedition in Okinawa, with the second record of the rare species E. chacei Kensley and Child, 1986.  Zootaxa 3367: 126-133. [SCI]

12.     Marin, I., T.Y. Chan and J. Okuno. 2012. Crinoid-assoicated pontoniine shrimps of the genus Laomenes Clark, 1919 (Decapoda, Caridea, Palaemonidae) from “PANGLAO 2004” and “KUMEJIMA 2009” expeditions, with description of two new species.  Zootaxa 3367: 103-114.  [SCI]

13.    De Grave, S., T.Y. Chan, Y. Fujita and J. Okuno.  2012.   Hippolytidae and Barbouriidae (Decapoda: Caridea) collected during the Ryukyu “KUMEJIMA 2009” expedition.  Zootaxa 3367: 95-102.  [SCI]

14.     Malay, M.C.D., T. Komai and T.Y. Chan*.  2012.  A new cryptic species in the “Calcinus anani Poupin & McLaughlin, 1998” species complex (Decapoda: Anomura: Diogenidae): evidence from coloration and molecular genetics.  Zootaxa 3367: 165-175. [SCI]

15.     Chan, T.Y. 2012 A new genus of deep-sea solenocerid shrimp (Decapoda: Penaeoidea) from Papua New Guinea.  J. Crust. Biol. 32(3): 489-495. [SCI]

16.     Komai, T., C.W. Lin* and T.Y. Chan.  2012.  Bathypelagic shrimps of the genus Pasiphaea (Decapoda: Caridea: Pasiphaeidae) from waters around Taiwan, with descriptions of four new species. J. Crust. Biol. 32(2): 295-325[SCI]

17.     Cabezas, P, C.W. Lin* and T.Y. Chan.  2012.  A new species of Uroptychus (Decapoda: Anomura: Chirostylidae) from Taiwan.  Bull. Mar. Sci. 88(1): 113-118. [SCI]

18.     Komai, T. and T.Y. Chan* 2012.   A new species of the bathypelagic shrimp genus Pasiphaea Savigny, 1816 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea) from off Hawaii, central Pacific.  Bull. Mar. Sci. 88(1): 105-112. [SCI]Yang, C.H., H. Bracken-Grissom*, D. Kim, K.A. Crandall and T.Y. Chan. 2012. Phylogenetic relationships, character evolution, and taxonomic implications within the slipper lobsters (Crustacea: Decapoda: Scyllaridae).  Mol. Phyl. Evol. 62: 237-250.  [SCI]


1.      Ma, K.Y., T.Y. Chan and K.H. Chu*.  2011.  Refuting the six-genus classification of Penaeus s.l. (Dendrobranchiata, Penaeidae): a combined analysis of mitochondrial and nuclear genes.  Zool. Scripta 40(5): 498-808. [SCI]

2.      Komai, T., C.H. Yang, J. Okuno and T.Y. Chan.  2011.  Revisiting Pagurus pilosipes (Stimpson, 1858) (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura: Paguridae).  Zootaxa 3096: 41-52.  [SCI]

3.      Tsang, L.M, T.Y Chan, S.T. Ahyong and K.H. Chu*.  2011.  Hermit to kind, or hermit to all: Multiple transitions to crab-like forms from hermit crab ancestors.  Syst. Biol. 60(5): 616-629. [SCI]

4.      Li, C.P., S. De Grave, T.Y. Chan, H.C. Lei and K.H. Chu*.  2011.  Molecular systematics of caridean shrimps based on five nuclear genes: Implications for superfamily classification.  Zool. Anz. 250: 270-279. [SCI]

5.      Tsoi, K.H., T.Y. Chan* and K.H. Chu. 2011.  Phylogenetic and biogeographic analysis of the spear lobsters Linuparus (Decapoda, Palinuridae), with the description of a new species.  Zool. Anz. 250: 302-315.  [SCI]

6.      Chang, C.W, S.Y. Cheng, Y.W. Chiu, H.H. Dijkstra, C.W. Lin and T.Y. Chan.  2011.  Note on the types series of Parvamussium liaoi and Scaeochlamys squamea (Bivalvia: Pectinoidea) from Taiwan.  Palatax 8: 7-11.

7.      Cabezas, P, C.W. Lin* and T.Y. Chan.  2011.  Two new species of the deep-sea squat lobster genus Munida Leach, 1820 (Crustaca: Decapoda: Munididae) from Taiwan: morphological and molecular evidence.  Zootaxa 3036: 26-38.  [SCI]

8.      Yang, C.H., I.S. Chen and T.Y. Chan*.  2011.  A new slipper lobster of the genus Galearctus Holthuis, 2002 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Scyllaridae) from the New Caledonia.  Zoosystema 32(2): 207-217. [SCI]

9.      Dong, D., X. Li* and T.Y. Chan. 2011.  A new species of Aliaporcellana Nakasone and Miyake, 1969 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura: Porcellanidae) from Taiwan, with redescription of A. suluensis (Dana, 1852).  Bull. Mar. Sci. 87(3): 485-499.  [SCI]

10.   Chan, T.Y., M. Mitsuhashi, C.H.J.M. Fransen, R. Cleva, S.H. Tan, J.C. Mendoza, M. Manuel-Santos and P.K.L. Ng., 2011.  Unusual and spectacular crustaceans.  In: P. Bouchet et al. (eds),  The Natural History of Santo: 410-420.  MNHN, Paris; IRD, Marseille; PNI, Paris.

11.   Sahlmann, S., T.Y. Chan and B.K.K. Chan*.  2011  Feeding modes of deep-sea lobsters (Crustacea: Decapoda: Nephropidae and Palinuriodae) in Northwest Pacific waters: Functional morphology of mouthparts, feeding behavior and gut content analysis.  Zool. Anz. 250: 55-66. [SCI]

12.   Marin, I. and T.Y. Chan*.  2011. New records of the caridean shrimp family Thalassocarididae Bate, 1888 (Decapoda, Caridea) from Asia.  Crustaceana 84(2): 243-249.  [SCI]

13.   Marin, I., J. Okuno and T.Y. Chan.  2011.  On the “Hippolyte commensalis Kemp, 1925” species complex (Decapoda, Caridea, Hippolytidae), with the designation of a new genus and description of two new species from the Indo-West Pacific.  Zootaxa 2768: 32-54.  [SCI]Lin, C.W. and T.Y. Chan*.  2011. Two new deep-sea squat lobsters of the genus Munidopsis Whiteaves, 1874 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Munidopsidae) from Taiwan.  Zootaxa 2754: 51-59. [SCI]


專書(Books & Chapters)



Chan, T.Y. 2015. Shrimps, lobsters and stomatopods, In: K.C. Shio (ed.). A guide book of common economic aquatic animals and plants in Taiwan: 114-135. Fisheries Agency, Council of Agriculture, Kaohsiung. [in Chinese]


Schiaparelli, S., K.E. Schnabel, B. Richer de Forges and T.Y. Chan.  2016.  Chapter 15: Sorting, recording, preservation and storage of biological samples.  In: M.R. Clark, M. Consalvey and A. A. Rowden (eds). Biological sampling in the deep sea: 338-367.  John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., West Sussex.