Amphipoda


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Related to Amphipoda: order Amphipoda, amphipod
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Noun1.Amphipoda - small flat-bodied semiterrestrial crustaceans: whale liceAmphipoda - small flat-bodied semiterrestrial crustaceans: whale lice; sand-hoppers; skeleton shrimp
animal order - the order of animals
Malacostraca, subclass Malacostraca - largest subclass of Crustacea including most of the well-known marine, freshwater, and terrestrial crustaceans: crabs; lobsters; shrimps; sow bugs; beach flies
amphipod - a kind of malacostracan crustacean
Caprella, genus Caprella - skeleton shrimp
Cyamus, genus Cyamus - whale lice
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Contract awarded for Identification of Amphipoda and Isopoda
Order Family Genus Total TV IT/CLG Amphipoda Crangonyctidae Crangonyx 3 7.
Larvas de Chironomidae (Diptera, Insecta), seguido por Oligochaeta (Annelida), Gastropoda (Mollusca), Amphipoda (Crustacea) e Coleoptera foram os taxa mais representativos em termos de abundancia de organismos associados ao material aloctone nos coletores submersos.
It appears that Wolbachia is widespread among crustaceans (Isopoda, Ostracoda, Maxillopoda, Amphipoda, Tanaidacea, Cumacea, and Decapoda).
In laboratory all invertebrates were picked out of the samples under stereoscopic microscope (MBS-10) and were sorted into 10 taxa (Chironomidae, Trichoptera, Amphipoda, Hirudinea, Oligochaeta, Gastropoda, Bivalvia, Ephemeroptera, Ceratopogonidae, and others).
Regarding potential prey, Acari and Amphipoda (Orchestia gammarella) densities were significantly lower in invaded areas, leading to a decrease in total pedofauna at these stations (Table 4).