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AMPHIPODA Latreille, 1816 (freshwater shrimps and sand hoppers, amphipod)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Order)

AOROIDEA Stebbing, 1899 (a superfamily of crustaceans) Superfamily  
AORIDAE Stebbing, 1899 (a family of amphipods) Family  
Unidentified Aoridae (Unidentified Aorid Amphipods)
Female - lateral view
Unidentified  
CAPRELLIDEA (skeleton shrimps) Suborder 1 ident refs
CAPRELLOIDEA Leach, 1814 (a superfamily of crustaceans)
CAPRELLIDAE (a family of skeleton shrimps), eg: Caprella acanthifera (a skeleton shrimp) - Dorsal view
Superfamily 3 ident refs
COROPHIOIDEA Leach, 1814 (a superfamily of crustaceans) Superfamily  
COROPHIIDAE Leach, 1814 (mud-shrimps) Family  
Corophium volutator (Pallas, 1766) (a mud-shrimp)
Dorsal view
Species  
CRANGONYCTOIDEA Bousfield, 1973 (a superfamily of crustaceans) Superfamily  
CRANGONYCTIDAE Bousfield, 1973 (a family of amphipods) Family  
Crangonyx pseudogracilis Bousfield, 1958 (an amphipod)
Lateral
Species  
GAMMARIDEA Latreille, 1802 (sand hoppers) Suborder 1 ident refs
GAMMAROIDEA Latreille, 1802 (Bousfield, 1977) (a superfamily of crustaceans)
GAMMARIDAE (freshwater and sand shrimps), eg: Echinogammarus marinus (a sand shrimp) - Male - dorsal view
Superfamily 4 ident refs
HADZIOIDEA S. Karaman, 1943 (Bousfield, 1983) (a superfamily of crustaceans)
MAERIDAE (a family of crustaceans), eg: Maera grossimana (an amphipod) - Female - terminalia - dorsal view MELITIDAE (a family of amphipods), eg: Melita hergensis (an amphipod) - Specimen - urosome and telson - dorsal view
Superfamily 1 ident refs
PLEUSTIDAE Buchholz, 1874 (a family of crustaceans) Family  
Incisocalliope aestuarius (Watling & Maurer, 1973) (an amphipod) Species 1 ident refs
TALITROIDEA Rafinesque, 1815 (a superfamily of crustaceans) Superfamily  
TALITRIDAE Rafinesque, 1815 (sand hoppers) Family  
Arcitalitrus dorrieni (Hunt, 1925) (Woodhopper, Landhopper or Lawn Shrimp)
Lateral view
Species  
Talitrus saltator (Montagu, 1808) (Sand Hopper)
On sand - lateral view
Species  
Unidentified Talitridae (Unidentified Sand Hoppers)
Dorsal view
Unidentified  

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Amphipod Home Page: http://www.imv.uit.no/amphipod/index.html Amphipod Home Page
Bate, C.S. & Westwood, J.O., 1863 A history of the British sessile-eyed Crustacea
Chevreux, Éd. & Fage, L., 1924 Amphipodes
Norman, A.M., 1900 British Amphipoda 2: families Pontoporeidae to Ampeliscidae
Norman, A.M., 1900 British Amphipoda 4 : families Stegocephalidae to Cediceridae (part.)
Norman, A.M., 1900 British Amphipoda of the Tribe Hyperiidea and the Families Orchestiidae and some Lysianassidae.
Sars, G.O., 1893 An account of the crustacea of Norway - Amphipoda

Freshwater

Module 9: advanced identification of miscellaneous taxa including Crustacea: https://www.fba.org.uk/identification-freshwater-invertebrates-species-level-distance-learning-course Module 9: advanced identification of miscellaneous taxa including Crustacea
cave species
Knight, L., 2007 Cave Life in Britain
invasive species
Dobson, M., 2012 Identifying Invasive Freshwater Shrimps and Isopods
Dobson, M., 2013 Identifying Invasive Freshwater Shrimps and Isopods (Ed 2)

Marine

Plankton
Apstein, C. & Brandt, K.A.H. (eds), 1927 (larvae) Crustacea

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 6 general literature references to AMPHIPODA (freshwater shrimps and sand hoppers, amphipod)

AMPHIPODA may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
CRUSTACEA
(crustaceans)
MALACOSTRACA
(crabs, lobsters, shrimps, prawns, woodlice etc.)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 8 feeding and other relationships of AMPHIPODA (freshwater shrimps and sand hoppers, amphipod)

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